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HBO's "THE ALZHEIMER'S PROJECT" takes a look at the faces behind the disease - and the forces leading us to find a cure. This multi-platform series reveals groundbreaking Alzheimer's discoveries and the effects this debilitating and fatal disease has on those with Alzheimer's and their families.

September 14, 2009
"The Alzheimer's Project" wins two Creative Arts Emmys
Two installments of the multi-part HBO documentary "The Alzheimer's Project," produced with help from the Alzheimer's Association and others, won Creative Arts Emmy awards. "The Memory Loss Tapes" was honored for Exceptional Merit in Nonfiction Filmmaking, while "Grandpa, Do You Know Who I Am? with Maria Shriver" won for Outstanding Children's Nonfiction Program.
- Emmys.com

As the leading voluntary health organization in Alzheimer's care, support and research, the Alzheimer's Association has been an active partner in "THE ALZHEIMER'S PROJECT," providing expert insight and leading community engagement. Talk about the films on our message board.

Watch films free online now

"The Memory Loss Tapes" (85 minutes)

"Grandpa, Do You Know Who I Am? With Maria Shriver" (30 minutes)

"Momentum in Science, Part 1" (55 minutes)

"Caregivers" (48 minutes)

"Momentum in Science, Part 2" (70 minutes)

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HBO's "THE ALZHEIMER'S PROJECT" will expose the Alzheimer's crisis facing our nation and drive concerned citizens to take action. Here are three ways you can help us change the way Americans thinks about Alzheimer's disease.

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"THE ALZHEIMER'S PROJECT" is a presentation of HBO Documentary Films and the National Institute on Aging at the National Institutes of Health in association with the Alzheimer's Association, The Fidelity® Charitable Gift Fund and Geoffrey Beene Gives Back® Alzheimer's Initiative. For additional details, please visit hbo.com/alzheimers.

What's Happening to Grandpa?
by Maria Shriver

Maria Shriver's children's book is about a
grandparent with Alzheimer's. A great resource
for explaining the disease to kids. $9.99

More resources for kids

Learn how Maria Shriver is raising awareness


Alzheimer's Association

Our vision: A world without Alzheimer's disease®.
Formed in 1980, the Alzheimer's Association is the leading voluntary health organization in Alzheimer's care, support and research.