Alzheimers Care Facilities Tuscaloosa AL

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Travis Nobles
(205) 759-0799
200 University Blvd
Tuscaloosa, AL
Specialty
Psychiatry, Alzheimer's Specialist

Community Home Health
(205) 343-9373
515 Hargrove Road East
Tuscaloosa, AL
Specialty
Home Health Agencies

Daniel Potts
(205) 752-5899
701 University Blvd E
Tuscaloosa, AL
Specialty
Neurology, Alzheimer's Specialist

Caring Hands Hospice Inc
(205) 349-3065
225 University Blvd E Suite 203
Tuscaloosa, AL
Specialty
Hospices

Elizabeth Rand
700 University Blvd E
Tuscaloosa, AL
Specialty
Psychiatry, Alzheimer's Specialist

Ben Lucy
(205) 345-3881
701 University Blvd E
Tuscaloosa, AL
Specialty
Neurology, Alzheimer's Specialist

Thomas Emig
(205) 345-3881
701 University Blvd E
Tuscaloosa, AL
Specialty
Neurology, Alzheimer's Specialist

Phillips Treatment Center
(205) 759-5028
3409 7th Street
Tuscaloosa, AL
Specialty
Alzheimer's Research FoundationAlzheimer's Research Foundation

James Thompson
1915 6th St
Tuscaloosa, AL
Specialty
Psychiatry, Alzheimer's Specialist

Pathway Training Center
(205) 391-0122
3434 7th Street
Tuscaloosa, AL
Specialty
Alzheimer's Research FoundationAlzheimer's Research Foundation

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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