Alzheimers Care Facilities Conway SC

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Kingston Nursing Center
(843) 347-8179
2379 Cypress Circle
Conway, SC
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Alliance Home Care
(843) 347-5899
176 Waccamaw Medical Pk Ct
Conway, SC
Specialty
Home Health Agencies

Conway Nursing Center, Inc
(843) 248-5728
3300 4th Ave
Conway, SC
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Total Care Inc Coastal
(843) 215-1068
1107 48th Ave N Ste 210
Myrtle Beach, SC
Specialty
Home Health Agencies

Fred Norman
3901 N Kings Hwy
Myrtle Beach, SC
Specialty
Geriatric Family Practice, Alzheimer's Specialist

Waccamaw Home Health Care Serv
(843) 365-3126
2830 Oak Street Ext
Conway, SC
Specialty
Home Health Agencies

Mercy Hospice Of Horry Co
(843) 347-5500
174 Waccamaw Medical Park Court
Conway, SC
Specialty
Hospices

Edin Karcic
5046 Highway 17 Byp S
Myrtle Beach, SC
Specialty
Geriatric Internal Medicine, Alzheimer's Specialist

Incare Home Health, Inc
(843) 293-4614
4685 Hwy 17 Bypass
Myrtle Beach, SC
Specialty
Home Health Agencies

Michael Loose
1111 48th Ave N
Myrtle Beach, SC
Specialty
Psychiatry, Alzheimer's Specialist

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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