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This month, we’re sharing the story of Katie and her husband Mike, who lived with Huntington’s disease, a generational brain disease that currently impacts ~41,000 Americans. Thank you, Katie and Madison, for using your voice & inspiring our work in HD at Sage.
We see the urgent need to expand quality access to care for individuals with brain health disorders. In the words of Barry Greene, CEO, learn how Sage is contributing to healthcare policy discussions to ensure that novel treatments are accessible to all who need them.
In 2020, an estimated 21 million adults in the U.S. experienced at least one major depressive episode in the past 12 months, and 500,000 people suffer from postpartum depression (PPD) every year. We invite you to explore how the Brain Works to see how changes in the brain due to MDD and PPD can influence behavior, and the performance of GABA receptors – a critical part of the neural system that helps balance the brain’s neural activity.