A simple introduction to the cause, symptoms and who HD affects.
An overview of the genetics behind HD and the difference between predictive testing and diagnosis of HD.
Tips on how you can manage the impact of HD by keeping body and mind healthy.
An overview of Huntington’s Victoria’s services and programs.
List of HD specialists and clinics around Australia, information about specialist services and tips for making the most of doctors appointments.
Specific examples that provide insight into how HD might affect someone’s communication, thoughts and feelings in day-to-day life.
A guide for parents/older people on why, when and how to speak to children/young people about HD.
A list of tips to consider when planning for the future.
An overview of the role of carer and HD and simple strategies to maintain well-being as a carer.
A guide on what to consider before disclosing a family history of HD to others.
A simple guide for young people on the challenges of coming from a HD family and you can help yourself.
An overview of the potential options for HD families/individuals who want to have children.
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