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Living with Dementia

Lethal 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)   

What is dementia?

emotional symptoms1 - saykin1 - harmful cholesterol1 - epidemiology1 - visuospatial deficits1 - degenerative neurological disorder1 - psychiatrist's bible1 - fragmentation of dementia1 - high blood pressure7 - app3 - deep-brain stimulation3 - neurofibrillary tangle1 - picks disease2 - single-infarct dementia1 - atypical alzheimer disease1 - boissier de sauvages2 - cognition2 - long-term dementia1 - exelon1 - nerve cell1 - cognitive impairment10 - dopamine deficiency1 - risk for alzheimer disease1 - tau tangles1 - alcohol-related brain damage1 - amyloid beta precursor protein1 - executive function1 - lewy body dementia2 - beta amyloid protein1 - hallucinoses1 -