Alzheimers Care Facilities Matthews NC

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Carriage Club of Charlotte
(704) 365-8551
5800 Old Providence Rd
Charlotte, NC
Services
Assisted Living Facility, Nursing Home Services, Alz/Dementia Support

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Clarence Norris
(704) 846-6071
13024 Idlewild Rd Ste F
Matthews, NC
Specialty
Geriatric Family Practice, Alzheimer's Specialist

Carrington Place
(704) 841-4920
600 Fullwood Lane
Matthews, NC
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Carriage Club Hha
(704) 364-1033
5672 International Dr Suite 206
Charlotte, NC
Specialty
Home Health Agencies

Sardis Oaks
(704) 365-4202
5151 Sardis Rd
Charlotte, NC
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Brighton Gardens of Charlotte
(704) 643-1400
6000 Park South Dr
Charlotte, NC
Services
Assisted Living Facility, Hospice Care, Alz/Dementia Support

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Joseph Markey
1450 Matthews Townshp Pkwy
Matthews, NC
Specialty
Neurology, Alzheimer's Specialist

Willowbrooke Court Skilled Care Ctr At
(704) 845-6220
701 Plantation Estates Dr
Matthews, NC
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

James Powell
7325 Valleybrook Rd
Charlotte, NC
Specialty
Psychiatry, Alzheimer's Specialist

Lake Park Nursing Center
(704) 893-0462
3315 Faith Church Rd
Indian Trail, NC
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

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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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