Alzheimers Care Facilities Norfolk VA

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Brighton Gardens of Virginia Beach
(757) 499-4800
5620 Wesleyan Dr
Virginia Beach, VA
Services
Assisted Living Facility, Alz/Dementia Support

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Thornton Hall Center
(757) 853-6281
827 Norview Avenue
Norfolk, VA
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Norfolk Health Care Center
(757) 626-1642
901 E Princess Anne Road
Norfolk, VA
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Tandem Health Care Of Norfolk
(757) 625-5363
3900 Llewellyn Ave
Norfolk, VA
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

James Miner
(757) 622-3252
142 W York St
Norfolk, VA
Specialty
Psychiatry, Alzheimer's Specialist

Dominion Village at Chesapeake
(757) 487-9400
2856 Forehand Dr
Chesapeake, VA
Services
Alz/Dementia Support

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Personal Touch Hospice Of Va Inc
(757) 855-1355
5365 Robin Hood Rd, Suite A-5
Norfolk, VA
Specialty
Hospices

Personal Touch Homecare Of Va
(757) 855-1355
5365 Robin Hood Road Ste A5
Norfolk, VA
Specialty
Home Health Agencies

Christine Steinhagen
(757) 446-5888
825 Fairfax Ave
Norfolk, VA
Specialty
Psychiatry, Alzheimer's Specialist

Frederick Foote
1562 Mitscher Ave Ste 250
Norfolk, VA
Specialty
Neurology, 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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