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Carraway Burdick West Medical Ctr Hh
(205) 485-6218
Higway 195
Haleyville, AL
Specialty
Home Health Agencies

Winston County Mental Health Center
(205) 486-4111
Route 7 Box 1352
Haleyville, AL
Specialty
Alzheimer's Research FoundationAlzheimer's Research Foundation

Hendrix Health Care Center
(205) 489-2136
1000 Highway 33
Double Springs, AL
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Vanessa A Ragland, DO
(205) 486-8899
42320 Highway 195
Haleyville, AL
Specialties
General Practice
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Philadelphia Coll Of Osteo Med, Philadelphia Pa 19131
Graduation Year: 1984
Hospital
Hospital: Lakeland Comm Hosp, Haleyville, Al
Group Practice: Baptist Health Ctr

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Venkatapuram Ramesh Reddy
(205) 486-8899
42320 Highway 195
Haleyville, AL
Specialty
Internal Medicine, Preventive Medicine

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Winston County Health Department
(205) 486-2479
2324 14th Avenue
Haleyville, AL
Specialty
Home Health Agencies

Haleyville Health Care Center
(205) 486-9478
2201 11th Avenue
Haleyville, AL
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Hank Sung Lee
(205) 485-7284
42030 Hwy 195
Haleyville, AL
Specialty
Family Practice

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Jeffrey Wayne Long
(205) 486-8899
42320 Highway 195
Haleyville, AL
Specialty
Family Practice

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Boyde J Harrison
(205) 486-5234
904 26th Street
Haleyville, AL
Specialty
Family Practice

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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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