Alzheimers Care Facilities Rutherfordton NC

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Carolina House of Forest City
(828) 288-1171
493 Piney Ridge Rd
Forest City, NC
Services
Assisted Living Facility, Alz/Dementia Support

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Oak Grove Health Care Center
(828) 287-7655
Route 8 Box 7
Rutherfordton, NC
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

White Oak Manor - Rutherfordto
(828) 286-9001
188 Oscar Justice Rd
Rutherfordton, NC
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Hospice Of Rutherford County
(828) 245-0095
374 Hudlow Road
Forest City, NC
Specialty
Hospices

Autumn Care Of Forest City
(828) 245-2852
830 Bethany Church Rd
Forest City, NC
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

J Mauney
182 W Court St
Rutherfordton, NC
Specialty
Psychiatry, Alzheimer's Specialist

Kenneth Kallenbach
182 W Court St
Rutherfordton, NC
Specialty
Psychiatry, Alzheimer's Specialist

Willow Ridge Of Nc Llc
(828) 286-7200
237 Tryon Road
Rutherfordton, NC
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Carolina Home Care
(828) 245-3575
212 Allendale Drive
Forest City, NC
Specialty
Home Health Agencies

Fairhaven Home Inc
(828) 245-9095
149 Fair Haven Drive
Bostic, NC
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

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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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