Huntington’s Disease

  • Published13 May 2016
  • Reviewed13 May 2016
  • Author Michael W. Richardson
  • Source BrainFacts/SfN

Huntington’s disease is a degenerative disorder that degrades muscle control, memory, and cognition. Genetically transferred from parent to child, there is currently no cure. May is Huntington’s Disease Awareness Month, so take some time to learn about the deadly disease, and what is being done to develop new treatments.

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