The Huntington’s Disease Association exists to support people affected by the disease and to provide information and advice to professionals whose task it is to support Huntington’s disease families. The HDA is financed through the generosity of trusts, foundations, the statutory and corporate sectors, branches of the HDA, members and friends.
Four points about Huntington’s disease
– Huntington’s disease, which is often called HD, is an hereditary disorder of the central nervous system.
– It used to be known as Huntington’s Chorea or HC.
– Huntington’s disease usually develops in adulthood and can cause a very wide range of symptoms.
– The disease affects both men and women.
The Huntington’s Disease Association have launched a video appeal called Caring for Generations. We hope to raise awareness and funds to support our vital advisory system. Please watch the video below.
The video can be accessed via our website: www.hda.org.uk
Via youtube: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=H1g8Ybd75Bg
And via the Virgin Money Giving page: http://uk.virginmoneygiving.com/fund/generations
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