Alzheimers Care Facilities Waxahachie TX

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Good Shepherd Hospice And Palliative
(972) 938-9888
301 S Rogers Street Ste 250
Waxahachie, TX
Specialty
Hospices

Renfro Healthcare Center
(972) 937-2298
1413 West Main Street
Waxahachie, TX
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Trinity Mission Health & Rehab
(972) 483-6369
101 Dunlap Street
Italy, TX
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Odd Fellow & Rebekah Nsg Home
(972) 875-8643
2300 Oak Grove Road
Ennis, TX
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Claystone Healthcare Center
(972) 878-5888
1107 South Clay Street
Ennis, TX
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Pleasant Manor Health & Rehab
(972) 937-7320
3650 S Ih 35 E
Waxahachie, TX
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Medcare At Home, Waxahachie
(972) 923-7181
820 Ferris Ave Suite 260
Waxahachie, TX
Specialty
Home Health Agencies

Red Oak Health & Rehab
(469) 552-0500
101 Reese Dr
Red Oak, TX
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Ennis Care Center
(972) 875-9051
1200 South Hall Street
Ennis, TX
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Rilyn Home Health Care Llc
(972) 228-0995
1229 East Pleasant Run Ste 222
De Soto, TX
Specialty
Home Health Agencies

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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