Alzheimers Care Facilities Dickson TN

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Mid Cumberland Home Health
(615) 441-1747
357 Hwy 46 South
Dickson, TN
Specialty
Home Health Agencies

Dickson County Nursing Home
(615) 446-5171
901 N Charlotte
Dickson, TN
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Nhc Healthcare Dickson
(615) 446-8046
812 N Charlotte St
Dickson, TN
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Harpeth Ridge Home Health & Hospice
(615) 799-1515
7104 Cox Pike
Fairview, TN
Specialty
Hospices

Stuart C Spigel
(615) 451-5481
103 Natchez Park Dr
Dickson, TN
Specialty
Internal Medicine, Medical Oncology

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Horizon Medical Center
(615) 446-0446
111 Highway 70 E
Dickson, TN
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Columbia Home Care Hospice
(615) 441-1365
446 Hwy 46 South
Dickson, TN
Specialty
Hospices

Harpeth Ridge Home Health
(615) 799-1515
7104 Cox Pike
Fairview, TN
Specialty
Home Health Agencies

Cecil Richard Cole, MD
(870) 763-1554
Dickson, TN
Specialties
General Practice
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Tulane Univ Sch Of Med, New Orleans La 70112
Graduation Year: 1957

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Tomasz Adam ZurAwek
(615) 446-0632
766 Highway 46 S
Dickson, TN
Specialty
Internal Medicine

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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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