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Huntington’s Disease (HD) is an inherited genetic disorder that can isolate and burden families, often creating “a devastating cycle” for generations. Two doctors, Sage’s Aaron Koenig, M.D. and Sam Frank, M.D., Associate Professor of Neurology at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, discuss the impact of HD on patients and families.
Conversations: “That could be me one day” – Huntington’s Disease patient advocate Seth Rotberg shares his story
Patient advocate Seth Rotberg is inspired to share his family’s story after watching his mother’s struggle with Huntington’s Disease and following his own diagnosis.
With symptoms that have been described as “having ALS, Parkinson’s and Alzheimer’s simultaneously,” Huntington’s Disease is an inherited genetic disorder that can impact every part of someone’s life. Sage thanks the Huntington’s Disease Society of America (HDSA) for allowing us to share their “What is Huntington’s Disease?” video with you.