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Living with Dementia

Inherited Condition

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)   

Alzheimer’s Disease

dotage1 - earliest stages of alzheimers disease1 - thiamine deficiency4 - dementiaantipsychotic drugs1 - down syndrome2 - mental decline2 - neurodegenerative conditions1 - astro-gliosis1 - microhemmorhage1 - reversible dementia syndrome1 - care or dementia1 - smile study1 - beta-secretase-1 protein1 - alzheimer's disease symptoms1 - aripiprazole1 - amyloid precursor protein6 - alcohol-related brain damage1 - behaviours redolent1 - diet high in carbohydrates1 - vecordia1 - mental confusion4 - wks4 - transdermal rivastigmine1 - bucknill1 - korsakoff syndrome3 - anxiety1 - reverse cholesterol transport1 - phosphorylated tau1 - late-day anxiety1 - brewer1 -