Alzheimers Care Facilities Victoria TX

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Homewood Residence at Victoria
(512) 582-2100
9606 NE Zac Lentz Pkwy
Victoria, TX
Services
Assisted Living Facility, Nursing Home Services, Alz/Dementia Support

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Walter Tobin
(361) 578-9881
115 Medical Dr
Victoria, TX
Specialty
Neurology, Alzheimer's Specialist

Victoria Nursing & Rehab Ctr
(361) 576-6128
114 Medical Drive
Victoria, TX
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

The Arboretum Of Victoria
(361) 575-2356
3007 North Navarro
Victoria, TX
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

John Schoonmaker
(361) 574-1535
2700 Citizens Plz Ste 100
Victoria, TX
Specialty
Psychiatry, Alzheimer's Specialist

James Dotter
(361) 570-2900
202 James Coleman Dr Ste A
Victoria, TX
Specialty
Psychiatry, Alzheimer's Specialist

Citizens Medical Home Health
(361) 575-6475
2207 E Mockingbird Ln
Victoria, TX
Specialty
Home Health Agencies

Twin Pines Nsg & Rehab Ctr
(361) 573-3201
3301 Mockingbird Lane
Victoria, TX
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Linwood Place
(361) 573-2467
3401 Airline Dr
Victoria, TX
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Citizens Medical Center
(361) 573-9181
2701 Hospital Drive
Victoria, TX
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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