Alzheimers Care Facilities Kings Mountain NC

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White Oak Manor - Kings Mounta
(704) 739-8132
716 Sipes St Box 588
Kings Mountain, NC
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Gaston Memorial Home Health Me
(704) 834-2025
200 East Second Avenue
Gastonia, NC
Specialty
Home Health Agencies

Belaire Health Care Center
(704) 867-7300
2065 Lyon Street
Gastonia, NC
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Century Care Of Cherryville
(704) 435-6029
700 Self St
Cherryville, NC
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Century Care Of Shelby
(704) 482-5396
1101 N Morgan St
Shelby, NC
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Kings Mountain Hospital Snf
(704) 739-3601
706 W King St Box 339
Kings Mountain, NC
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Rehab And Health Center Of Gas
(704) 864-0371
416 N Highland St
Gastonia, NC
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Carolina Care Center
(704) 435-4161
111 Harrilson St
Cherryville, NC
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Cleveland Home Health Agency
(704) 487-5225
1268 Fallston Road
Shelby, NC
Specialty
Home Health Agencies

Cleveland Co Area Mental Hlth Dev Dis
(704) 482-8941
222 Crawford Street
Shelby, NC
Specialty
Alzheimer's Research FoundationAlzheimer's Research Foundation

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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