Advice – Life with a Chromosome 18 Condition

Families give their final words of advice for life with a chromosome 18 condition.

Fears – Life with a Chromosome 18 Condition

Families share their fears for the future of life with a chromosome 18 condition.

Hopes – Life with a Chromosome 18 Condition

Families share their hopes for the future of life with a chromosome 18 condition.

The DeMoe Family: Early-Onset Alzheimer’s Genetics

Using breakthrough imaging technology, researchers at the University of Pittsburgh are learning how Alzheimer’s pathology progresses in people with the rare, early-onset form of Alzheimer’s, whose genetic mutation determines that they will get the disease. The film follows the DeMoe family, five of whose six children carry the mutation, and we learn about the emotional and personal toll it takes.