Alzheimers Care Facilities Knoxville TN

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Homewood Residence at Deane Hill
(865) 690-4070
401 Catherine McAuley Way
Knoxville, TN
Services
Assisted Living Facility, Alz/Dementia Support

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Estates of Oak Ridge
(423) 481-3900
734 Emory Valley Rd
Oak Ridge, TN
Services
Assisted Living Facility, Alz/Dementia Support

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Ft Sanders Hlth System Transitional
(865) 541-1268
1901 Clinch Avenue
Knoxville, TN
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

John Schulte
116 Agnes Rd
Knoxville, TN
Specialty
Psychiatry, Alzheimer's Specialist

Rebecca Halperin
1111 N Northshore Dr
Knoxville, TN
Specialty
Psychiatry, Alzheimer's Specialist

Wellington Place of Maryville
(865) 984-3030
1869 Crest Rd
Maryville, TN
Services
Assisted Living Facility, Alz/Dementia Support

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Sibyl Wray
(865) 546-0157
501 20th St Ste 505
Knoxville, TN
Specialty
Neurology, Alzheimer's Specialist

Sharon Chastain
211 W Springdale Ave
Knoxville, TN
Specialty
Psychiatry, Alzheimer's Specialist

East Tn Childrens Hosp H H
(865) 693-2023
11227 West West Point Drive
Concord Farragut, TN
Specialty
Home Health Agencies

Jacqueline Crawford
(865) 521-6174
939 Emerald Ave
Knoxville, TN
Specialty
Neurology, Alzheimer's Specialist

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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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