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The Front Line of Alzheimer's Prevention
Item# 60241
© 2013
 50 Min.




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The prevalence of Alzheimer’s disease is rapidly increasing throughout the world, but for the first time, this once unavoidable disease now may be preventable. A study conducted by the Dominantly Inhe... (more details)



League of Denial: The NFL's Concussion Crisis
Item# 58689
© 2013
 120 Min.




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The NFL is under assault as thousands of former players claim the league has covered up football’s connection to long-term brain injuries. This FRONTLINE investigation details how, for years, the leag... (more details)



Face Recognition
Item# 53210
© 2013
 24 Min.




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Most of us are able to identify people we’ve met before and to pick out friends from among a group of strangers simply by scanning their faces. What cognitive processes allow us to do this? What goes... (more details)



A Totally Different Me
Item# 57675
© 2012
 50 Min.




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A young man sets out find out exactly what happened to his brain to turn him into a different person. At 21, Chris was a burly, rugby-playing straight man--but then an accident triggered a series of e... (more details)



Parkinson's: Disease and...Ease
Item# 53306
© 2012
 25 Min.




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Commonly thought of as an elderly person's affliction, Parkinson's disease in reality often begins before a patient reaches an advanced age. This film presents case studies drawn from a broader age ra... (more details)



Breaking the Wall of Brain Degeneration: How Population Studies Can Help Prevent Neurodegenerative Diseases
Item# 53571
© 2012
 16 Min.




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Due to longer life expectancy and declining fertility rates, the proportion of the population aged over 60 is growing faster than any other age group. The success of public health policies and socioec... (more details)



Learning About Tuberous Sclerosis
Item# 53730
© 2012
 24 Min.




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Tuberous sclerosis is a disorder that produces invasive lesions on the kidneys, brain, and other vital organs as a result of genetic mutations. Although the lesions are usually benign, they may caus... (more details)



Restless Legs Syndrome: An Uncontrollable Urge to Move
Item# 53731
© 2012
 24 Min.




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Kendra is one of millions of individuals who can’t sleep due to uncomfortable sensations in their legs. Often triggered by pregnancy or anemia, restless legs syndrome is not life-threatening, but th... (more details)



The Multiple Sclerosis Revolution
Item# 53724
© 2012
 24 Min.




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While multiple sclerosis is relatively common, it remains a mysterious disease that can be difficult to detect early, and one which can leave its victims with lifelong, devastating consequences. Nearl... (more details)



Alzheimer's Disease: Is It Delirium or Dementia? For Nursing Homes—Level I
Item# 52859
© 2012
 39 Min.




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Designed especially for nursing home personnel, this program explores several successful methods for dealing with residents who have an altered mental status. Using these methods, personnel will find... (more details)



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