Huntington's Disease

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UK sources of information and / or support

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Patient UK

Has an information leaflet on Huntington's disease.

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Huntington's Disease Association (HDA)

Aims to provide a service to all those affected by Huntington's disease in whatever way while raising awareness of the disease and the issues facing those affected by it.

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Scottish Huntington's Association

The National Voluntary Organisation which offers information and support to families with HD, their friends and professionals, through a network of local S.H.A. groups and professional staff acting as Huntington's Advisors in various parts of Scotland.


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An internet portal for the rapid dissemination of high-quality Huntington's disease (HD) research news to the global community, written in plain language, by HD clinicians and scientists. It covers laboratory and clinical research, with the aim of helping HD people to understand the latest HD science, on their own terms.

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Huntington's disease

Information from NHS Choices - the government's patient information portal.

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[url=]Huntington's disease [/url]

Information from BUPA.

Further sources / more detailed information

Some non-UK sites

The following list popular non-UK health information sites with content aimed at the general public. They are mainly from the US. They have not been checked to see if information about the above topic is included but these large sites are comprehensive.

More detailed medical information

The following list online sources of more detailed medical information, mainly from the UK. These sites are mainly aimed at health professionals, but are of interest to all. They have not been checked to see if information about the above topic is included, but information about most medical topics can usually be found.

Dr Tim Kenny
Document ID:
7514 (v5)
Last Checked:
25 August 2011

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