Alzheimers Care Facilities Charleston SC

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Edenbrook of Charleston
(843) 763-4055
2030 Charlie Hall Blvd
Charleston, SC
Services
Assisted Living Facility, Alz/Dementia Support

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Jeffrey Cluver
169 Ashley Ave
Charleston, SC
Specialty
Psychiatry, Alzheimer's Specialist

Jacobo Mintzer
67 President St Po2508
Charleston, SC
Specialty
Psychiatry, Alzheimer's Specialist

Jill Afrin
(843) 723-3353
701 E Bay St
Charleston, SC
Specialty
Psychiatry, Alzheimer's Specialist

Paul Robbins
(843) 797-7900
61 President St
Charleston, SC
Specialty
Psychiatry, Alzheimer's Specialist

Ashley River Plantation
(843) 766-9898
2333 Ashley River Rd
Charleston, SC
Services
Assisted Living Facility, Alz/Dementia Support

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Kevin Gray
(843) 792-0135
67 President St
Charleston, SC
Specialty
Psychiatry, Alzheimer's Specialist

Chad Brock
169 Ashley Ave
Charleston, SC
Specialty
Psychiatry, Alzheimer's Specialist

Thomas Hughes
125 Doughty St
Charleston, SC
Specialty
Neurology, Alzheimer's Specialist

Ngozi Nnadi
701 E Bay St
Charleston, SC
Specialty
Psychiatry, Alzheimer's Specialist

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Caffeine May Counteract Alzheimer’s Disease

By David Bois – first published on tonic.com on Tuesday, May 18, 2010 12:54 PM ET

In addition to that morning kick, caffeine may offer us protective benefits against Alzheimer’s disease according to a new study conducted in Portugal.

As Tonic reported this week, an Alzheimer’s disease diagnosis is made in America every 60 seconds. A cure that still eludes us (for not too much longer, we hope) and a population that is aging combine to compel us to remain vigilant and supportive of those who are afflicted and of others who care for them. In the meantime, fascinating bits of insight will arise that help us to better understand this cruel affliction, such as this one reported by Science Daily , which will make an appropriate companion read for that fresh cup of joe you just poured.

In a study of studies, researchers in Portugal have assembled and reviewed a collection of original experimental and epidemiological studies that explore the effects of caffeine on cognitive function and deterioration, and have found evidence that caffeine may slow the progress of the disease and may mitigate the erosion of cognitive function that AD can bring. The subsequent analysis, spearheaded by Alexandre de Mendonça from the University of Lisbon and Rodrigo A. Cunha from the University of Coimbra is available online in the Journal of Alzheimer’s Disease .

Among the primary findings that the ambitious research literature has uncovered are evidence for R...

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