Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) About Huntington's Disease

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The answers to the following questions were reviewed for currency in April 2004.Those that contain health information include a link giving the qualifications and experience of the person who wrote or approved the content.

What is Huntington's Disease?

What causes Huntington's Disease?

What are the symptoms of Huntington's Disease?

How does Huntington's Disease progress?

What are the chances of getting Huntington's Disease?

Is there a test for Huntington's Disease?

What do the terms "later onset" and "juvenile onset" mean?

How common is Huntington's Disease?

What is the history of Huntington's Disease?

What does the Association's logo symbolise?

Where can I get further information and help?

How can I help the Association?


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