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Web site: http://www.pbs.org/theforgetting/

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Episode description: An in-depth look at the entire spectrum of the Alzheimer's epidemic—the tragedy, the rising numbers, humankind's fascination with dementia, and the worldwide effort to find a cure. Based on the best-selling book by David Shenk, the stories of three victims and their families bring the intense, real-world experience of Alzheimer's disease poignantly to life. Linda Hunt narrates. The two-hour program concludes with a 30-minute follow-up special with David Hyde Pierce. [cc]

Rating: [TV-G] (General Audience)

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First aired: Wednesday, January 21, 2004 (excluding any air dates prior to June 1999)

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Official web site: http://www.pbs.org/theforgetting/

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