Alzheimers Care Facilities Richmond VA

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Gayton Terrace
(804) 741-1011
12401 Gayton Rd
Richmond, VA
Services
Assisted Living Facility, Alz/Dementia Support

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Richard Armstrong
(804) 359-6349
112 N Boulevard
Richmond, VA
Specialty
Psychiatry, Alzheimer's Specialist

Norman Holden
701 W Grace St
Richmond, VA
Specialty
Psychiatry, Alzheimer's Specialist

Durgada Basavaraji
505 W. Xeigh #103
Richmond, VA
Specialty
Neurology, Alzheimer's Specialist

Raleigh Powell
12 N Thompson St
Richmond, VA
Specialty
Psychiatry, Alzheimer's Specialist

Ramesh Chaudry
(804) 648-1820
104 W Franklin St
Richmond, VA
Specialty
Psychiatry, Alzheimer's Specialist

Brookside Hm Hlth Care
(804) 285-8821
1309 Jamestown Road, Suite 201
Williamsburg, VA
Specialty
Home Health Agencies

Amir Khan
1200 W Broad St
Richmond, VA
Specialty
Psychiatry, Alzheimer's Specialist

Robert Friedel
(804) 355-6876
2910 Monument Ave
Richmond, VA
Specialty
Psychiatry, Alzheimer's Specialist

John Gebrane
3125 W Cary St # 101
Richmond, VA
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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