In this context, HBO is presenting a unique series of documentaries that are aimed to change how people think of Alzheimer's disease and encourage everyone to put their efforts and resources into finding a cure for it. This will be free for all cable-viewers, you just have to flip through the channels until you see HBO at the following times-
Sunday, May 10 at 9 p.m. EST
“The Memory Loss Tapes”
“The Memory Loss Tapes” takes an intimate look at seven individuals living with Alzheimer’s, seeking to introduce a new understanding by sharing the devastating experience of memory loss from the point of view of the person with the disease.Monday, May 11 at 7:30 p.m. and 8 p.m. EST
“Grandpa, Do You Know Who I Am? With Maria Shriver” and “Momentum in Science, Part 1″“Grandpa, Do You Know Who I Am? With Maria Shriver” is geared toward children and young teens coping with a grandparent’s illness, and presents vignettes that can help a child understand and deal with a relative’s gradual decline into Alzheimer’s.
“Momentum in Science” is a two-part, state-of-science odyssey that takes viewers inside the laboratories and clinics of 25 leading physicians, revealing some of the most cutting-edge Alzheimer research advances.Tuesday, May 12 at 7 p.m. and 8 p.m. EST
“Caregivers” and “Momentum in Science, Part 2″“Caregivers” is a collection of five family portraits that illustrate caring for the different stages of Alzheimer’s disease.
The evening concludes with “Momentum in Science, Part 2.”With best regards,