Alzheimers Care Facilities Greenville SC

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Homewood Residence at Cleveland Park
(864) 250-1188
12 Boyce Ave
Greenville, SC
Services
Assisted Living Facility, Alz/Dementia Support

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Brighton Gardens of Greenville
(864) 256-6600
1306 Pelham Rd
Greenville, SC
Services
Assisted Living Facility, Nursing Home Services, Alz/Dementia Support

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Peter Owens
(864) 298-8026
110 Manly St
Greenville, SC
Specialty
Psychiatry, Alzheimer's Specialist

St Francis Home Care
(864) 233-5300
414 Pettigru Street
Greenville, SC
Specialty
Home Health Agencies

St Francis Hospital Home Care Hospice
(864) 235-5184
414-A Pettigru Street
Greenville, SC
Specialty
Hospices

Gardens at Eastside
(864) 329-1200
275 Commonwealth Dr
Greenville, SC
Services
Assisted Living Facility, Alz/Dementia Support

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St Francis Hospital Transitional Care
(864) 255-1000
1 St Francis Drive
Greenville, SC
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Magnolia Manor - Greenville
(864) 232-5368
411 Ansel St
Greenville, SC
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Michael Manley
124 Mallard St
Greenville, SC
Specialty
Psychiatry, Alzheimer's Specialist

Magnolia Place - Greenville
(864) 288-1415
35 Southpointe Drive
Greenville, SC
Specialty
Nursing Homes

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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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