Speaking out about living in silence with an incurable disease
Because the disease is progressive, the symptoms worsen over time ... no treatments to slow or ease the horrific effects of the disease. There is no cure. This explains why people with Huntington’s disease often hide it. As Wexler, who herself is ...
Huntington Disease – Causes, Symptoms, Diagnosis And Treatment
Huntington disease ... like symptoms, antipsychotic medications is useful. Quetiapine, clozapine, olanzapine and risperidone, drugs that represent newer antipsychotic agents, are preferred to older agents because have a lower rate of adverse effects.
New Drugs Eyed for Huntington's Disease
Huntington's disease is an incurable genetic disorder that affects movement and leads to mental decline, dementia and death. Symptoms usually appear in ... MMPs with those who have HD to see what effect that has on offspring."
What Is Huntington's Disease? What Causes Huntington's Disease?
Subtle signs can help doctors predict that a person will develop Huntington's disease in the next few years ... early metabolic degradation of the neurotransmitter dopamine. Side effects include: Drowsiness. Nausea. Restlessness. Dizziness.
What are the effects of celiac disease?
It's hard to resist pastas, pizza and cake. Usually I have no immediate side effects from a little bit, but if I eat a little bit of gluten for about a week, the symptoms come back. It causes a horrible chain reaction of problems that took years of ...