Alzheimers Care Facilities Galax VA

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Napoleon Cuenco
200 Hospital Dr
Galax, VA
Specialty
Psychiatry, Alzheimer's Specialist

Interim Healthcare Of Galax
(276) 236-6066
1020 East Stuart Drive
Dalhart, VA
Specialty
Home Health Agencies

Southwest Va Home Health Care
(540) 236-1222
140 Larkspur Lane Suite B
Galax, VA
Specialty
Home Health Agencies

Twin County Regional Hh
(276) 236-7935
544 East Stuart Drive Suite R
Galax, VA
Specialty
Home Health Agencies

Trinity Mission Of Hillsville
(276) 728-2486
222 Fulcher Street
Hillsville, VA
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Waddell Nursing Home
(276) 236-5164
202 Painter St
Galax, VA
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Twin County Hospice
(276) 236-0973
308 South Main Street
Galax, VA
Specialty
Hospices

Munazzah Khawaja
200 Hospital Dr
Galax, VA
Specialty
Psychiatry, Alzheimer's Specialist

Beverly Healthcare-Blue Ridge
(276) 236-9991
836 Glendale Rd Po Box 229
Galax, VA
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Grayson Nursing And Rehabilitation
(276) 773-0303
400 S Independence Avenue
Independence, VA
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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