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Huntington's Disease Community

Huntington's disease is a progressive brain disorder that causes uncontrolled movements, emotional problems, and loss of thinking ability (cognition). The purpose of the community is to share support and information with Huntington's Disease patients and their loved ones. Topics in the community include: causes, clinical trials, complications, family issues, living with Huntington's disease, prognosis, research, surgery, treatments

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My wife is diagnosed hungtington pateint in 2010.In 2012 she become on bed and not able to talk even.She was under treatment of Dr. Sanjeev jha Neurologist of Sanjay Gandhi Post Graduate Institute Lucknow.She is on bed today and become s...
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I recently met a 53 yo male with HD. There is definite chemistry between us. However, he told me that he has no sexual desire for the opposite sex. Please help me to understand.
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What are your thoughts? National Institutes of Health 8/7/15: News & Events "...the results may provide a guide for discovering new treatments for Huntington’s disease and a roadmap for studying other neurological disorder" Link ...
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I'm 29 and my mother was just recently diagnosed with Huntington I know I have a 50% chace I do but I'm not sure if i want to know...i suffered from postpartum psychosis 3 years ago after the birth of my third child and still take meds f...
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My nan died of huntingtons...and my mother is one of eight. My aunt tested positive in her 40s and symptoms were obvious then. Now she is in her late 50s and in care as her symptoms are quite severe. My question is..can my mum develop i...
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Hi everyone, My name is Zara and I am part of a care team looking after a lady with HD, and for the past six months her life has been blighted by recurring pain in her arm. She had a shoulder scan and that showed nothing, and we have ...
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i have done my MRI then there is written (Disc bulge left posterocentral protrusion and bilateral foraminal narrowing at L4-5 disc compressing theecal sac and contanied never roots resulting in moderate canal stenosis and severe left ...
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Health is wealth. This is exactly the fact of human life. Unless you are healthy you can accomplish your tasks, and often become dependent on others. Recently, I was diagnosed with Cervical Herniated Disc. I have been going through seve...
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2 head concussion within the last 6mths one was unconscious. Fyi my neurologist is out of town for a month! I went to get a copy of my report:from my hospital " impressions listed below" Please HELP thank you in advance! Impressio...
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My mom is from a large family. 2 years ago she developed a slight shaking in her hands. She was a master quilter and retired at age 78. Within a matter of months she lost control of arms and legs, we were shocked to see her flailing move...
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Hi, I have a myoclonic seizure condition and was wondering if I should mix augmentin or as on my bottle Amox TR-K CLV? Had to go to Doctor`s Care yesterday for a UTI. He understood my condition and I asked was he sure and he then prescri...
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i have done my MRI then there is written (Disc bulge left posterocentral protrusion and bilateral foraminal narrowing at L4-5 disc compressing theecal sac and contanied never roots resulting in moderate canal stenosis and severe left ...
mohammdibsc | Posted
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i have done my MRI then there is written (Disc bulge left posterocentral protrusion and bilateral foraminal narrowing at L4-5 disc compressing theecal sac and contanied never roots resulting in moderate canal stenosis and severe left ...
mohammdibsc | Posted
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hi! can anybody tell the reason? I am suffering from vibrational neurological sound like zooommoommoomm from all over the body, mainly from shoulders with slight pains. I can experience it when I am in rest, and muscle pain all over b...
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Hi, I am getting pain in head back side just 2-3 inch above the left ear. Its being on discrete time in a day more than 10. While getting pain I feel that something moving slowly inside that portion of brain. Once I slap at the posit...
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If my parents' parents don't have huntingtons disease then they don't have it which means I can't as well correct?
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from last some months i am suffering from follwing symptoms: -confusion -inabilty to think -confused about what to speak with others -feel like my head portion is dead -feel like smthng wrong may be going in brain -unable to give f...
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Hello, I have been researching HD because i wonder if this could be in my family. I have had cognitive issues for years to a small degree, shich have become severe over the past 2 yrs. also have eye twitching and tremor, which are not to...
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i forget to write my age...m 22 years old female
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Huntington's disease is currently defined in many textbooks and thousands of articles in a pathology Neurodegenerative , Hereditary and irreversible caused by a mutation in the gene encoding the protein Huntingnina, but this concept is ...
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