The Alzheimer's Project

The Alzheimer's Project : Momentum in Science

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This companion book to the HBO Documentary Films series brings us inside the laboratories and clinics of the nation's top scientists and physicians who are clearing the path to a deeper understanding of Alzheimer's disease--a disease affecting 5 million Americans. It is a fascinating story of scientific discovery that shows what recent breakthroughs might mean for improving our chances of remaining cognitively vital throughout a long life.show more

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  • Paperback | 224 pages
  • 177.8 x 228.6 x 15.24mm | 453.59g
  • INGRAM PUBLISHER SERVICES US
  • PublicAffairs,U.S.
  • New York, United States
  • English
  • Reprint
  • Color photos throughout
  • 1586488155
  • 9781586488154
  • 2,387,683

About John Hoffman

In addition to producing The Alzheimer's Project, John Hoffman and Susan Froemke produced the 2007 Emmy(R) Governors Award- winning documentary series Addiction. Hoffman, vice president of HBO Documentary Films, has spent the past thirteen years creating, producing, and supervising documentary programming for HBO. Froemke has more than twenty-nine nonfiction films to her credit, including the 1976 classic Grey Gardens.show more

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