Alzheimers Care Facilities Pickens SC

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Homewood Residence at Cleveland Park
(864) 250-1188
12 Boyce Ave
Greenville, SC
Services
Assisted Living Facility, Alz/Dementia Support

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Doyne Loyd
(864) 878-8157
401 Carrick Creek Rd
Pickens, SC
Specialty
Psychiatry, Alzheimer's Specialist

Harveys Nursing Home
(864) 868-2307
163 Love & Care Road, Rt 1, Box 160
Six Mile, SC
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Easley Nursing Center, Inc
(864) 859-9754
200 Anne Dr
Easley, SC
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Oakmont West Nursing Ctr
(864) 246-2721
600 Sulpher Springs Rd
Greenville, SC
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Rosemond Nursing Center Inc
(864) 878-9620
138 Rosemond Street Box 895
Pickens, SC
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Laurel Hill, Inc
(864) 878-4739
716 E Cedar Rock St
Pickens, SC
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Blue Ridge Nursing Center, Inc
(864) 859-3236
1850 Crestview Road
Easley, SC
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Mari Chance
(864) 878-8577
209 River Bluff Rd
Cleveland, SC
Specialty
Psychiatry, Alzheimer's Specialist

Jacqueline Mouzon
1376 Tiger Blvd
Clemson, 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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