Alzheimers Care Facilities Leitchfield KY

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Jeffrey Zellers
(270) 259-9855
300 Airport Rd
Leitchfield, KY
Specialty
Psychiatry, Alzheimer's Specialist

Twin Lakes Home Health Agency
(270) 259-9525
1453 Old Elizabethtown Rd.
Leitchfield, KY
Specialty
Home Health Agencies

Edmonson Health Care Ctr.
(270) 597-2335
813 S. Main St.
Brownsville, KY
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Craig Arby Johnson
(270) 259-9316
912 Wallace Ave
Leitchfield, KY
Specialty
Internal Medicine

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Jennifer Camas
(270) 259-9316
912 Wallace Ave
Leitchfield, KY
Specialty
Internal Medicine

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Leitchfield Health Care Manor
(270) 259-4036
718 Goodwin Lane
Leitchfield, KY
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Grayson Manor Nursing Home
(270) 259-3676
505 East Lake Drive
Leitchfield, KY
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Darren B Lyle
(270) 259-1656
910 Wallace Ave
Leitchfield, KY
Specialty
General Practice, Emergency Medicine

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Dale L Bruns
(270) 259-1656
910 Wallace Ave
Leitchfield, KY
Specialty
General Practice, Emergency Medicine

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Kenneth Eugene Green
(270) 259-5681
908 Wallace Avenue
Leitchfield, KY
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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