What is Huntington’s Disease (HD)

Last Updated on September 15, 2017Huntington disease is an inherited disease that causes the progressive deterioration or degeneration of nerve cells in the brain. Huntington’s disease has a large impact on an individual’s ability to functions including movement, cognitive ability and psychiatric disorder. As the disease advances, ┬ájerky, uncoordinated, body movements grow more obvious.Physical abilities gradually worsen until coordinated movement becomes difficult and the person is unable to talk. Mental … Continue reading What is Huntington’s Disease (HD)