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November 4, 2011 – Newsletter

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The Fisher Center for Alzheimer’s Research Foundation is proud to announce today that it has received from Charity Navigator, the leading evaluator of the financial health and accountability of public charities, their highest rating—4 stars.  The Fisher Center Foundation is the only Alzheimer’s charity to have earned their highest rating this year.  In fact, the Fisher Center has earned 4-stars 6 times in the last 10 years.  No other Alzheimer’s related charity has so consistently received their highest rating.  We are not only proud of our accomplishments in the field of Alzheimer’s research, but in our fiscal leadership as well.  Click here to view our rating [1].

Below, is our latest expert reviewed news.  Please remember that November is Alzheimer’s Awareness Month.  Get the word out!  Talk to your friends, neighbors and co-workers about the disease to help raise awareness about its devastating affects and the need for increased funding now.  You can help during this giving season.  A contribution of $25 or more will make a real difference as Dr. Greengard and his team continue their work to find a cure for Alzheimer’s disease in the not too distant future.  To make a donation, CLICK HERE. [2]


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Charity Navigator Four Star Charity - Highest Rating

Who is Charity Navigator?

Charity Navigator, America's premiere independent charity evaluator, works to advance a more efficient and responsive philanthropic marketplace by evaluating the Financial Health and Accountability and Transparency of America's largest charities.Click here to view our rating >> [1]

Latest Alzheimer's Disease News In Review

Memory Loss May Not Be Present in Early-Onset Alzheimer's

More than a third of people with early-onset Alzheimer's, a form of Alzheimer's that typically occurs before age 60, do not have memory loss as their chief complaint...

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[4] Moderate Drinking Can Reduce Alzheimer's Risk

Want to lower your Alzheimer's risk? A drink or two a day may help, according to a new report. But the key is moderation...Click Here To View This Article >> [4]


Fish Oil Supplements May Boost Brain Health

Many people take fish oil supplements for heart health, and there is some research to suggest that fish oils may be good for the brain as well...

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