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Alzheimer's: My Mom, Our Journey

In the United States alone, four million people suffer from Alzheimer's disease. This documentary chronicles one fifty-year-old woman's heartbreaking struggle with Early Onset Alzheimer's Disease. It examines the disease's devastating effects on an individual and her family as they cope with the changes and challenges brought by "The silent epidemic." Written and directed by Julie Meisner Eagle. Aired on MSNBC on Sunday, July 18, 2004.