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Living with Dementia

Inheritable Dominant Disease

Huntington’s Disease (Huntington’s Chorea)

What is Huntington’s Disease?

Huntington’s diseaseHuntington’s disease is a progressive disease that results in the slow loss of affected brain cells. It is an inherited condition that begins in adulthood. At present, typical Huntington’s disease is a lethal condition. Huntington’s disease is characterised by involuntary movements, dementia and psychological disturbances that worsen as the… Huntington’s Disease (Huntington’s Chorea)   

Living With Dementia

huntington's1 - declines in memory1 - involuntary movements2 - mayo clinic1 - stupidity or foolishness1 - thomas willis1 - amyloid-beta4 - lipid-lowering drugs1 - trouble sleeping1 - movement tremors1 - early alzheimer's disease1 - alzheimer's epidemic1 - faseb journal1 - healthy weight1 - apoe-e4 gene1 - coffee consumption1 - amyloid precursor protein6 - nerve cell1 - neurotoxic oligomers1 - korsakoff's psychosis5 - greek paranoia1 - emotional lability1 - structural imaging1 - music therapy1 - early symptoms of alzheimer’s disease1 - cognitive processes2 - general anesthesia1 - heart disease8 - memory capacity1 - quit smoking1 -