Alzheimers Care Facilities Phenix City AL

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Phenix City Health Care
(334) 298-8247
3900 Lakewood Drive
Phenix City, AL
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Russell County Home Health
(334) 298-5581
1850 Crawford Road
Phenix City, AL
Specialty
Home Health Agencies

Chattahoochee Valley Home Hlt
(334) 297-6900
1700 21st Court, Suite 102
Phenix City, AL
Specialty
Home Health Agencies

Reinaldo Verson
610 19th St
Columbus, GA
Specialty
Neurology, Alzheimer's Specialist

Jonathan Liss
(706) 327-4000
700 Center St
Columbus, GA
Specialty
Neurology, Alzheimer's Specialist

Wiregrass Hospice Of The Bi Cities
(334) 297-1566
1901 Stadium Drive
Phenix City, AL
Specialty
Hospices

Parkwood Health Care Facility
(334) 297-0237
3301 Stadium Drive
Phenix City, AL
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Canterbury Health Facility
(334) 291-0485
1720 Knowles Road
Phenix City, AL
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Bhushit Dixit
(706) 327-5066
700 Center St
Columbus, GA
Specialty
Psychiatry, Alzheimer's Specialist

Howard Noack
610 19th St
Columbus, GA
Specialty
Neurology, Alzheimer's Specialist

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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