The Alzheimer's Project

2009, TV Show

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Maria Shriver Returns to NBC News

Now that estranged husband Arnold Schwarzenegger is no longer California's governor, NBC News is getting an old favorite back: Maria Shriver.

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Season 1, Episode 5
Ends 12/31/15. Part 2 of 2. Go inside the labs and clinics of 25 scientists and physicians leading the fight against Alzheimer's disease. Discover a real reason for optimism as these leading experts seek to find out what can be done to detect and diagnose Alzheimer's better, delay the onset of memory loss, affect the changes occurring in diseased brains, and ultimately prevent it entirely.

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Season 1, Episode 4
Ends 12/31/15. The impact of Alzheimer's disease on those who provide care to these patients is the focus in this documentary. See five moving portraits of the sacrifices and successes made by people experiencing their loved one's gradual descent into dementia.

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Maria Shriver Returns to NBC News

Now that estranged husband Arnold Schwarzenegger is no longer California's governor, NBC News is getting an old favorite back: Maria Shriver.

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Sargent Shriver, Peace Corps Founder, Dies at 95

Sargent Shriver, the Peace Corps founder and former Democratic vice presidential candidate who headed the 1960s War on Poverty, has died. He was 95.

Shriver, whose full name was Robert Sargent Shriver Jr., died Tuesday, his family said in a statement to CNN. He had suffered from Alzheimer's disease — a cause his daughter, former first lady of California, Maria Shriver, has championed in recent years.

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"He lived to make the world a more joyful, faithful, and compassionate place," the family's statement said. "He worked on stages both large and small but in the end, he will be best known for ...
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Tonight's TV Hot List: Monday, May 11, 2009

Gossip Girl
8 pm/ET CW
The show takes a trip back to the totally awesome '80s as Serena's arrest prompts Lily to recall her wild and crazy youth. Flashbacks tell the tale of a teenage Lily (Brittany Snow) getting kicked out of boarding school and heading to L.A. to be with her family. No Doubt portray an '80s band and former Brat Packer Andrew McCarthy steps back into his Reagan-era duds to play Lily's dad. McCarthy won't be taking Molly Ringwald to prom, but Nate and Blair deal with their own prom problems back in the present day.

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Premise: A multipart look at Alzheimer's disease includes profiles of people affected by the illness, as well as medical and therapeutic advancements that have been made to fight the disease.

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