Alzheimers Care Facilities Danville VA

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Carolina House of Reidsville
(336) 634-0002
2931 Vance Street Ext
Reidsville, NC
Services
Assisted Living Facility, Alz/Dementia Support

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Stratford Health Center
(434) 799-4540
508 Rison Street
Danville, VA
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Suresh Patel
382 Taylor Dr
Danville, VA
Specialty
Psychiatry, Alzheimer's Specialist

Piney Forest Health Care Center
(434) 799-1565
450 Piney Forest Rd
Danville, VA
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Commonwealth Home Nrsg Hospice
(434) 792-4663
159 Executive Drive Suite H
Danville, VA
Specialty
Home Health Agencies

Commonwealth Home Nursing & Hospice
(434) 792-4663
159 Executive Drive - Suite H
Danville, VA
Specialty
Hospices

Victor Owusu-Yaw
(434) 791-2600
129 Broad St Ste B
Danville, VA
Specialty
Neurology, Alzheimer's Specialist

Kofi Doonquah
159 Executive Dr
Danville, VA
Specialty
Neurology, Alzheimer's Specialist

Mugabala Aswath
(434) 792-9041
130 Gray St
Danville, VA
Specialty
Neurology, Alzheimer's Specialist

Savtanter Dillon
382 Taylor Dr
Danville, 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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