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Carolinas Hosp Sys Trans Care
(843) 661-3610
121 East Cedar Street
Florence, SC
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Home Health Services Of Chs
(843) 679-7060
121 E. Cedar Street, Po Box 100550
Florence, SC
Specialty
Home Health Agencies

Carolinas Hospice
(843) 661-3610
121 E Cedar Street
Florence, SC
Specialty
Hospices

Sherri Campbell
2100 W Lucas St
Florence, SC
Specialty
Psychiatry, Alzheimer's Specialist

Mcleod Hcs - Hospice Of The Pee Dee
(843) 777-2564
181 East Evans Avenue
Florence, SC
Specialty
Hospices

James Mazgaj
1831 W Evans St Ste 301
Florence, SC
Specialty
Psychiatry, Alzheimer's Specialist

Pee Dee District Home Health Services
(843) 661-4762
1705 W Evans Street
Florence, SC
Specialty
Home Health Agencies

Mcleod Home Health Inc
(843) 669-3050
1945 W Palmetto Street, Suite 290
Florence, SC
Specialty
Home Health Agencies

Clarke Nursing Center
(843) 669-4374
133 West Clarke Road
Florence, SC
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Honorage Nursing Center
(843) 665-6172
1207 N Cashua Rd
Florence, SC
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

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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