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Fisher Center Scientists Identify Protective Molecule That Could Lead to New Class of Alzheimer’s Medications
New York, New York 8/19/2015 – Today, the Fisher Center for Alzheimer’s Research Foundation is proud to announce they have…
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The Fisher Center for Alzheimer’s Research Foundation receives the exceptional 4-star rating from Charity Navigator for the fourth year in a row!
Charity Navigator works independently to help guide donors toward more intelligent giving. In its quest to help donors, its team…
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Dr. Manny: How the Fisher Center is leading the search in finding a cure for Alzheimer’s disease
To me, the greatest significance of the Fisher Center for Alzheimer’s Research Foundation is that it supports one of the…
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Fisher Center for Alzheimer’s Research launches dynamic new online platform
Award-winning MRM//McCann Completes Pro Bono Redesign of ALZinfo.org NEW YORK, January 20, 2015: The Fisher Center for Alzheimer’s Research Foundation…
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Alzheimer’s Research at the Fisher Centers
The Fisher Center for Alzheimer’s Research Foundation primarily funds two centers located in New York City. The Fisher Center
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November is Alzheimer’s Awareness Month
Every 70 seconds, another American family is affected by Alzheimer’s Alzheimer’s is a complex neurological disease that is the most…
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Finding a Doctor
Alzheimer’s Treatment Centers The National Institute on Aging supports about 30 multi-disciplinary Alzheimer’s disease centers across the country. These are…
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Alzheimer’s Research Aimed at Prevention
What research is being done to try to prevent Alzheimer’s disease? The research focus now is turning to prevention trials,…
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Alzheimer’s Research on Treatment
What kinds of new drugs are being tested in clinical trials? Today, an estimated 50 to 60 compounds are presently…
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Alzheimer’s Research on Diagnosis
Why is research on diagnosis important? Improving early diagnosis of Alzheimer’s is a primary goal of much research. Drug treatments…
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Alzheimer’s Research on Caregiving
What has research revealed about effective interventions for Alzheimer’s caregivers? A large and rigorous long-running trial at New York University…
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The 10 Best Questions for Living with Alzheimer’s
Ask the Experts: Dr. Dede Bonner Question: My father was just diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease. Does he now need to
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Protecting the Family Home
By Bernard A. Krooks, Esq., Certified Elder Law Attorney When a loved one becomes ill, there are many issues that…
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Third-Party Special Needs Trusts: Peace of Mind for Caregivers
By Bernard A. Krooks, Esq., Certified Elder Law Attorney We are all aware of the importance of getting our family’s…
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You have the Power: Power of Attorney
By Bernard A. Krooks, Certified Elder Law Attorney A power of attorney (POA) is a legal document in which one…
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Advance Directives: Ensure your Wishes are Honored
By Bernard A. Krooks, Esq., Certified Elder Law Attorney What kind of medical care would you want if you were…
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Fitness in a Flash: Exercise for Older Adults and Caregivers
By Michelle Porter Tiernan Regular physical activity can keep you strong, improve your flexibility and help you manage stress. But…
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A Walk in the Park
By Tiffani Hill-Patterson By now, everyone knows the health benefits of walking: improved cardiovascular function, weight loss, bone building, stress…
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Senior-Friendly Fitness Close to Home
By Michelle Porter Tiernan Exercise is not only good for your body; it’s good for your brain. Physical activity encourages…
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How to Communicate With Someone Who Has Alzheimer’s
By: www.ALZinfo.org How can I communicate better with my loved one who has Alzheimer’s? Learning about Alzheimer’s—how it progresses and…
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Elder Care Can Be Expensive— 5 Steps for Planning
By Bernard A. Krooks, Esq., Certified Elder Law Attorney Severe neurological conditions that affect memory leave a large burden for
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How to Find and Select an Elder Law Attorney
By Bernard A. Krooks, Esq., Certified Elder Law Attorney If you have a family member with Alzheimer’s disease, there are…
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Suggesting a Memory Screening
By Kevin Gault It can be a touchy moment: You notice changes in a loved one’s cognitive abilities, want to…
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Elder Law Attorneys Offer Senior Citizens Hope
By Bernard A. Krooks, Certified Elder Law Attorney Recently, I spoke to a group of seniors. Someone in attendance asked…
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