Alzheimers Care Facilities North Augusta SC

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Brookdale Place of Augusta
(706) 738-6003
326 Boy Scout Road
Augusta, GA
Services
Assisted Living Facility, Alz/Dementia Support

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Nhc Healthcare, North Augusta
(803) 278-4272
200 Austin Graybill Rd Box 7979
North Augusta, SC
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Suzanne Smith
1350 Walton Way
Augusta, GA
Specialty
Neurology, Alzheimer's Specialist

Craig Hummel
1120 15th St
Augusta, GA
Specialty
Psychiatry, Alzheimer's Specialist

Kapil Sethi
1120 15th St
Augusta, GA
Specialty
Neurology, Alzheimer's Specialist

Anne Maria Rehabilitation & Nsg Ctr
(803) 278-2170
1200 Talisman Drive Box 6277
North Augusta, SC
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

University Home Health
(803) 637-9200
215 B Edgefield Rd
North Augusta, SC
Specialty
Home Health Agencies

Don King
Medical College Of Georgia
Augusta, GA
Specialty
Neurology, Alzheimer's Specialist

Jason Soriano
(706) 721-0211
1120 15th St
Augusta, GA
Specialty
Neurology, Alzheimer's Specialist

Josephine Albritton
1120 15th St
Augusta, GA
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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