The Forgetting

August 3, 2008 at 8:00 am 4 comments

The Forgetting is an Emmy Award-winning documentary based on David Shenk’s best-selling book, “Alzheimer’s: Portrait of an Epidemic.”

It will be re-broadcast nationally tonight, Sunday, August 3, 2008 at 9:00 pm ET on PBS (local broadcasts may vary). Don’t miss it.

 

David Hyde Pierce (actor/activist) will moderate a panel of Alzheimer’s experts who will share findings form the International Conference on Alzheimer’s which concluded on Thursday in Chicago.

 

After you watch the show please post your reactions in a comment below.

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  • 1. Margaret Light  |  August 3, 2008 at 2:01 pm

    Thank you so much for letting me know – I will surely record this so that my children and grandchildren will learn, hopefully understand, and maybe as they grow in age and knowledge, they will be part of a long awaited solution. Again my thanks Margaret

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  • 2. Sharon Worrell  |  August 3, 2008 at 7:07 pm

    Ami,

    Your devotion to the fight is awe-inspiring. I’ve watched and read and participated with you for several years. Covering all the bases, grabbing every opportunity. A wife, mother, quilter, and aching-heart daughter who is living the belief that one person CAN make a difference! You go girl!

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  • 3. Linda Mahon  |  August 4, 2008 at 7:43 pm

    Thank you so much for letting me know about “The Forgetting”. It was sad, heartbreaking, yet hopeful.
    The quilt auction is a brilliant idea. You are my hero, Ami. Keep up the good work and God bless you.

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  • 4. Eileen Hildebrand  |  August 4, 2008 at 10:48 pm

    I had seen “The Forgetting” before and was just as impressed this time. The Doctors & Scientists have made some progress (in fact quite a bit of headway) since I first say the film. At 84, I have my Senior Moments and thankful that none in my family have had this curse and I may escape.

    I admire you for all you have done toward the solution, and feel it has been a great contribution. May the Angels stand at your shoulder as you pursue you goal.

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