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Symptoms of Huntington's disease are treatable. Unawareness can be a frustrating symptom for family members, but HSG member and neurologist Martha Nance and HSG member and psychiatrist Mary Edmondson provide strategies for coping with it. For more information, visit www.huntingtonstudygroup.org.

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Apathy is linked to physical, cognitive, and behavioral impairments in patients with Huntington’s disease, a study shows. The study, “Relationships Among Apathy, Health-Related Quality of Life, and Function in Huntington’s Disease,” was published in The Journal of Neuropsychiatry and Clinical...

People with Huntington's disease may show a loss of drive and initiative. Huntington Disease, Stay In Bed, Medical Advice, Behavior, Stress, People, Behance, People Illustration, Folk
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People with Huntington's disease may show a loss of drive and initiative.

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Helpful info gram about Dysgraphia a symptom of Huntington's disease. #dysgraphia #huntingtonsdisease

Huntington's disease symptoms often eventually include difficulty in communicating.   The 24 Hour Non Speech Challenge means voluntarily not talking for 24 hours. During that time, only alternative means of communication, such as writing, symbols, gestures, applications, etc. can be used. By attempting this challenge, you will help the general public understand the impact that a communication handicap has on our daily lives and the obstacles that a person who cannot talk faces every day. Means Of Communication, Huntington Disease, Disease Symptoms, Medical Advice, Alternative, Told You So, Public, Challenges
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Complications of Huntington’s Disease.

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To recognize World Alzheimers Awareness Month in September, CRE Salamanca created a highly visual infographic that captures the nature of repetitive symptoms and their impact on the lives of people living with dementia. Repetitive symptoms are often misu

A highly visual infographic that captures the nature of repetitive symptoms and their impact on the lives of people living with dementia. Repetitive symptoms are often misunderstood and create frustration and exhaustion for clients and their family/professional caregivers. It is important to remember that people with dementia cannot control their symptoms. #DementiaCaregiving

Whether strategies for gifted kids, kids with ADHD, or kids on autism spectrum, here's some good strategies for improving executive functioning skills. School Psychology, Psychology Facts, Speech Language Pathology, Speech And Language, Working Memory, Adhd And Autism, Executive Functioning, Trouble, Speech Therapy

Executive Function Primer (Part 1)

I've written a lot about executive function, but I realized recently that I don't have a post that explains what EF is. I set to write one post and 4000 words later, I have a short series. This is part one. The three remaining parts will be posted over the next two weeks. So what…

Symptoms of HD are treatable. Unawareness can be a frustrating symptom for family members, but HSG member and neurologist Martha Nance and HSG member and psy. Huntington Disease

TREATING UNAWARENESS IN HD

Symptoms of HD are treatable. Unawareness can be a frustrating symptom for family members, but HSG member and neurologist Martha Nance and HSG member and psy...

It is quite common for people with Huntington's disease to show less interest in their personal appearance . Huntington Chorea, Huntington Disease, Medical Advice, Self Care, Prompts, Healthy Living, People, Personal Care, Healthy Life

It is quite common for people with Huntington's disease to show less interest in their personal appearance .....

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New Insights on Brain-Muscle Wiring and Movement Control May Aid in Parkinson’s Research

Apathy Linked to Physical, Cognitive and Behavioral Disability in...

Apathy is linked to physical, cognitive, and behavioral impairments in patients with Huntington’s disease, a study shows. The study, “Relationships Among Apathy, Health-Related Quality of Life, and Function in Huntington’s Disease,” was published in The Journal of Neuropsychiatry and Clinical...

People with Huntington's disease may show a loss of drive and initiative. Huntington Disease, Stay In Bed, Medical Advice, Behavior, Stress, People, Behance, People Illustration, Folk
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People with Huntington's disease may show a loss of drive and initiative.

Evaluation and Treatment of Swallowing Impairments - American Family Physician Speech Language Therapy, Speech Language Pathology, Speech And Language, Speech Therapy, Huntington Disease, Pediatric Occupational Therapy, Oral Motor, Therapy Ideas, Aphasia
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Understanding Dysphagia

Caregiver Articles

Dysgraphia Intervention information infographic. RTI strategies for dysgraphic disability. (links to teachers pay teachers, dysgraphia intervention kit. Learning Support, Learning Disabilities, School Psychology, School Counseling, Speech And Language, In Kindergarten, Special Education, Gifted Education, Teaching Resources
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Dysgraphia Intervention Kit, RTI, SPED, Learning Disability

Helpful info gram about Dysgraphia a symptom of Huntington's disease. #dysgraphia #huntingtonsdisease

Huntington's disease symptoms often eventually include difficulty in communicating.   The 24 Hour Non Speech Challenge means voluntarily not talking for 24 hours. During that time, only alternative means of communication, such as writing, symbols, gestures, applications, etc. can be used. By attempting this challenge, you will help the general public understand the impact that a communication handicap has on our daily lives and the obstacles that a person who cannot talk faces every day. Means Of Communication, Huntington Disease, Disease Symptoms, Medical Advice, Alternative, Told You So, Public, Challenges
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Complications of Huntington’s Disease.

choking_edit1-01 – HOPES Huntington's Disease Information

To recognize World Alzheimers Awareness Month in September, CRE Salamanca created a highly visual infographic that captures the nature of repetitive symptoms and their impact on the lives of people living with dementia. Repetitive symptoms are often misu

A highly visual infographic that captures the nature of repetitive symptoms and their impact on the lives of people living with dementia. Repetitive symptoms are often misunderstood and create frustration and exhaustion for clients and their family/professional caregivers. It is important to remember that people with dementia cannot control their symptoms. #DementiaCaregiving

Whether strategies for gifted kids, kids with ADHD, or kids on autism spectrum, here's some good strategies for improving executive functioning skills. School Psychology, Psychology Facts, Speech Language Pathology, Speech And Language, Working Memory, Adhd And Autism, Executive Functioning, Trouble, Speech Therapy

Executive Function Primer (Part 1)

I've written a lot about executive function, but I realized recently that I don't have a post that explains what EF is. I set to write one post and 4000 words later, I have a short series. This is part one. The three remaining parts will be posted over the next two weeks. So what…

Symptoms of HD are treatable. Unawareness can be a frustrating symptom for family members, but HSG member and neurologist Martha Nance and HSG member and psy. Huntington Disease

TREATING UNAWARENESS IN HD

Symptoms of HD are treatable. Unawareness can be a frustrating symptom for family members, but HSG member and neurologist Martha Nance and HSG member and psy...

It is quite common for people with Huntington's disease to show less interest in their personal appearance . Huntington Chorea, Huntington Disease, Medical Advice, Self Care, Prompts, Healthy Living, People, Personal Care, Healthy Life

It is quite common for people with Huntington's disease to show less interest in their personal appearance .....

This video explains the genetics behind Huntington's disease (HD) in a simple way. If you have any further questions about the genetics of HD email us at que. Huntington Disease, Genetics, This Or That Questions, Fictional Characters, Youtube, Fantasy Characters
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The Genetics of Huntington's Disease

This video explains the genetics behind Huntington's disease (HD) in a simple way. If you have any further questions about the genetics of HD email us at que...

Huntington's disease is an incurable and fatal neurodegenerative disorder characterized by movement problems and a variety of other symptoms. Science Current Events, Huntington Disease, Neuroscience, Nervous System, Disorders, Challenges, Learning, Psych, Brain
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Huntington's disease is an incurable and fatal neurodegenerative disorder characterized by movement problems and a variety of other symptoms. It is a rare ex...

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