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Huntington's Disease

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Huntington's disease (HD) is an inherited brain disorder passed from parent to child via a defective gene. Onset usually occurs at age 35-45 years, after which people experience a steady decline over the next 20 years or so.

These 'Speaking from Experience' video clips offer first-hand accounts from people who have experienced Huntington's Disease. It was produced in partnership with Australian Huntington's Disease Association (VIC).

Last Reviewed: Aug 2011

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