Alzheimers Care Facilities Greer SC

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

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Piedmont Nursing And Rehab Ctr
(864) 879-1370
401 Chandler Rd
Greer, SC
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Roger Huntington Nursing Center
(864) 848-8800
313 Memorial Drive
Greer, SC
Specialty
Nursing Homes

Roger Huntington Nsg Ctr
(864) 848-8800
313 Memorial Drive
Greer, SC
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

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

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Ralph Castriotta
2700 E Phillips Rd
Greer, SC
Specialty
Psychiatry, Alzheimer's Specialist

Nhc Healthcare, Greenville
(864) 458-7566
1305 Boiling Springs Rd
Greer, SC
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Laura Lowenbergh
(864) 879-2111
408 E Poinsett St
Greer, SC
Specialty
Psychiatry, Alzheimer's Specialist

Southerncare Greenville/Spartanburg
(864) 989-0344
1097 Hwy 101 South Suite D11
Greer, SC
Specialty
Hospices

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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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