Alzheimers Care Facilities Enterprise AL

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Enterprise Nursing Home
(334) 347-9541
300 Plaza Drive P O Box 1220
Enterprise, AL
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Wiregrass Hospice Inc Enterprise
(334) 347-3353
557 Glover Avenue Suite 5
Enterprise, AL
Specialty
Hospices

Coffee County Home Health
(334) 347-9574
2841 Meal Metcalf
Enterprise, AL
Specialty
Home Health Agencies

Oakview Manor Health Care Ctr
(334) 445-2553
1525 Mixon School Road
Ozark, AL
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Ozark Nursing Facility
(334) 774-2561
201 Bryan Drive
Ozark, AL
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Coffee Day Treatment
(334) 347-5905
2861 Neil Metcalf Road
Enterprise, AL
Specialty
Alzheimer's Research FoundationAlzheimer's Research Foundation

Community Care Hospice Inc
(334) 347-6846
300 North Edwards Street
Enterprise, AL
Specialty
Hospices

Dale County Day Treatment
(334) 794-0731
100 Katherine Avene
Ozark, AL
Specialty
Alzheimer's Research FoundationAlzheimer's Research Foundation

Elba Nursing Home
(334) 897-2257
987 Drayton Street
Elba, AL
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Walter Crook
(334) 897-5859
350 Reddoch Hill Rd
Elba, AL
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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