Alzheimers Care Facilities Lexington NC

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Carolina House of Lexington
(336) 238-1700
161 Young Dr
Lexington, NC
Services
Assisted Living Facility, Alz/Dementia Support

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Clare Bridge at High Point Place
(336) 869-4188
1564 Skeet Club Road
High Point, NC
Services
Alz/Dementia Support

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Gregory Mieden
100 Hospital Dr
Lexington, NC
Specialty
Neurology, Alzheimer's Specialist

Sunbridge Care & Rehab/Lex
(336) 248-6644
877 Hill Everhart Rd
Lexington, NC
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Lexington Health Care Center
(336) 242-1349
17 Cornelia Drive
Lexington, NC
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Clare Bridge of Winston-Salem
(336) 659-7797
275 S Peace Haven Rd
Winston Salem, NC
Services
Alz/Dementia Support

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Piedmont Home Care
(336) 248-8212
100 East 9th Avenue
Lexington, NC
Specialty
Home Health Agencies

Home Health Professionals
(336) 884-8869
1594 Old U. S. Hwy. 52
Lexington, NC
Specialty
Home Health Agencies

Golden Age Inc
(336) 956-1132
201 Cow Palace Rd
Lexington, NC
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Hospice Of Davidson Co Inc
(336) 248-6185
524 S State St Box 1941
Lexington, NC
Specialty
Hospices

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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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