Huntington's Disease

<i>HTT</i> CAG Repeat Size, Age at Onset Associated With Huntington Disease Progression

HTT CAG Repeat Size, Age at Onset Associated With Huntington Disease Progression

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Investigators sought to assess factors contributing to progression of functional, cognitive, and motor impairment in Huntington disease.

Plasma Neurofilament Light Indicative of Neuronal Damage in Huntington Disease

Plasma Neurofilament Light Indicative of Neuronal Damage in Huntington Disease

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In both the cortical and subcortical gray matter and white matter, higher baseline Nfl concentrations were associated with reduced brain volume.

Caffeinated, Sugary Soda Consumption Associated With Early Onset of Huntington Disease

Caffeinated, Sugary Soda Consumption Associated With Early Onset of Huntington Disease

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Sugar found in caffeinated soda is associated with increased systemic inflammatory processes that may in turn be associated with neurodegeneration.

Daily Creatine Fails to Show Benefits in Early Huntington Disease

Daily Creatine Fails to Show Benefits in Early Huntington Disease

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Despite promising results in earlier studies, researchers found no benefit for creatine in patients with early Huntington disease.

Evaluating the Effects of Treatment Conversion for Huntington's Chorea

Evaluating the Effects of Treatment Conversion for Huntington's Chorea

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Overnight treatment conversion from tetrabenazine to deutetrabenazine in patients with HD was found to be safe.

Electroconvulsive Therapy May Benefit Patients With Huntington Disease

Electroconvulsive Therapy May Benefit Patients With Huntington Disease

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Electroconvulsive therapy might be safe and reliable therapy for treatment of psychiatric symptoms in patients with Huntington disease.

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