Alzheimers Care Facilities Chesapeake VA

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Dominion Village at Chesapeake
(757) 487-9400
2856 Forehand Dr
Chesapeake, VA
Services
Alz/Dementia Support

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Sentara Home Care Services
(757) 382-4980
535 Independence Parkway Suite 200
Chesapeake, VA
Specialty
Home Health Agencies

Parthiv Sheth
(757) 466-1592
300 Medical Pkwy
Chesapeake, VA
Specialty
Psychiatry, Alzheimer's Specialist

Gail Manos
Nmcp
Portsmouth, VA
Specialty
Psychiatry, Alzheimer's Specialist

Autumn Care Of Great Bridge
(757) 547-4528
821 Cedar Road
Chesapeake, VA
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Brighton Gardens of Virginia Beach
(757) 499-4800
5620 Wesleyan Dr
Virginia Beach, VA
Services
Assisted Living Facility, Alz/Dementia Support

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Edmarc Hospice For Children
(757) 312-8999
733 Volvo Parkway Suite 202
Chesapeake, VA
Specialty
Home Health Agencies

Sunbridge Care For Chesapeake
(757) 485-5500
1017 George Washington Highway
Chesapeake, VA
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Comfortcare Home Hlth Services
(757) 312-6470
667 Kingsborough Square Suite 201
Chesapeake, VA
Specialty
Home Health Agencies

Igor Magier
300 Medical Pkwy
Chesapeake, VA
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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