Alzheimers Care Facilities Leland NC

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Clare Bridge of Wilmington
(910) 790-8664
3501 Converse Dr
Wilmington, NC
Services
Alz/Dementia Support

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Cypress Pointe Rehabilitation
(910) 763-6271
2006 S 16th St
Wilmington, NC
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

George Scontsas
2520 Troy Dr
Wilmington, NC
Specialty
Neurology, Alzheimer's Specialist

B Bentsen
311 N 2nd St Unit 0
Wilmington, NC
Specialty
Psychiatry, Alzheimer's Specialist

Carolina Hospice & Palliative Care Llc
(910) 362-9311
3104 Randall Parkway
Wilmington, NC
Specialty
Hospices

Brunswick Cove Nursing Center
(910) 371-9894
1478 River Road
Winnabow, NC
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Lower Cape Fear Hospice Inc
(910) 772-5444
725 A Wellington Ave
Wilmington, NC
Specialty
Hospices

Autumn Care Of Myrtle Grove
(910) 792-1455
5725 Carolina Beach Road
Wilmington, NC
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Mary Rudyk
(910) 452-8633
1709a S 16th St
Wilmington, NC
Specialty
Geriatric Internal Medicine, Alzheimer's Specialist

Samuel Kneece
3307 Pinnacle Pl
Wilmington, NC
Specialty
Psychiatry, 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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