May is HD Awareness Month

May is Huntington’s Disease Awareness Month

Author Therese Crutcher-Marin

Let’s Kick the Month off with #LetsTalkAbout HD

#LetsTalkAboutHD is a social media initiative during Huntington’s Disease Awareness Month in May to encourage families to share their experiences with HD…It can be a video, a photo or a written story – HD impacts every family differently and it’s time the world knows our story. 

What is Huntington’s Disease?   read more about HD here

HD is a rare, fatal, genetic brain disorder that has all the symptoms of ALS, Parkinson’s and Alzheimers simultaneously.  There is NO CURE and 5% to 10% of all cases are children with Juvenile HD.                

Here’s a little bit about my Huntington’s Disease Journey with my three sisters-in-law, Lora, Marcia and Cindy who have all passed away from Huntington’s Disease complications.

We Can Never Lose HOPE……….

 

 

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