Alzheimers Care Facilities Mount Pleasant SC

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Edenbrook of Charleston
(843) 763-4055
2030 Charlie Hall Blvd
Charleston, SC
Services
Assisted Living Facility, Alz/Dementia Support

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Martha Farrar
2011 N Highway 17 Apt 2000
Mt Pleasant, SC
Specialty
Psychiatry, Alzheimer's Specialist

Hospice Care Of Choice
(843) 849-5910
410 Mill St Ste 301
Mount Pleasant, SC
Specialty
Hospices

Sandpiper Convalescent Center
(843) 881-3210
1049 Anna Knapp Blvd
Mount Pleasant, SC
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Grace Hall Rehab, Cooper Hall D/B/A
(843) 849-5923
1010 Lake Hunter Circle
Mount Pleasant, SC
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Ashley River Plantation
(843) 766-9898
2333 Ashley River Rd
Charleston, SC
Services
Assisted Living Facility, Alz/Dementia Support

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Charleston Nursing Center
(843) 884-8903
921 Bowman Rd
Mount Pleasant, SC
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Jacqueline Boutrouille
216 Scott St
Mt Pleasant, SC
Specialty
Psychiatry, Alzheimer's Specialist

David Wenzel
1240 Hospital Dr
Mt Pleasant, SC
Specialty
Neurology, Alzheimer's Specialist

John Pritchett
1060b Cliffwood Dr
Mt Pleasant, SC
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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