Alzheimers Care Facilities Tullahoma TN

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Life Care Center Of Tullahoma
(931) 455-8557
1715 N Jackson St
Tullahoma, TN
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Alzheimer's Association, Highland Rim Chapter
(931) 455-3345
201 West Lincoln Street
Tullahoma, TN
Specialty
Alzheimer's Association Chapters

Randall Black
(931) 455-9009
1805 N Jackson St
Tullahoma, TN
Specialty
Psychiatry, Alzheimer's Specialist

Manchester Health Care Center
(931) 723-8760
395 Interstate Drive
Manchester, TN
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Doctors Associates Home Health Inc
(931) 728-2453
104 N Spring St
Manchester, TN
Specialty
Home Health Agencies

Hospice Of The Highland Rim Inc
(931) 455-9118
110 East Lauderdale
Tullahoma, TN
Specialty
Hospices

Allen Craig
(931) 455-2616
1801 N Jackson St
Tullahoma, TN
Specialty
Psychiatry, Alzheimer's Specialist

Medical Home Health Care Inc
(931) 455-1026
1970 N Jackson St
Tullahoma, TN
Specialty
Home Health Agencies

Manchester Community Living
(931) 728-7549
30 Powers Bridge Rd
Manchester, TN
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Coffee Medical Center Nursing Home
(931) 728-3586
1001 Mcarthur Drive
Manchester, TN
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

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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