What is Huntington’s disease?
Huntington’s disease (HD) is an inherited disease that causes certain nerve cells in the brain to break down. Nerve cells become damaged, causing various parts of the brain to deteriorate.
Symptoms of Huntington’s disease-
Causes of Huntington’s disease-
It is caused by an inherited defect in a single gene.
Risk factors of Huntington’s disease-
Family history of the condition
Complications of Huntington’s disease-
Diagnosis of Huntington’s disease-
Diagnosis of Huntington’s disease involves the following tests:
Precautions & Prevention of Huntington’s disease
Treatment of Huntington’s disease
Treatment of Huntington’s disease-
Homeopathy relieves both physical and psychological complaints. It treats the person as a whole. Treatment is constitutional. It means that homeopathic treatment focuses on the patient as a person, as well as his pathological condition. It balances the energy system, improves immunity and body functions. It naturally cures the root cause of disorder. Some of the homeopathic medicines that can be used for treatment of Huntington’s disease are:
Acupuncture improves the physiological function of the organs and organ system.In acupuncture therapist will first diagnose the case on the basis of energy system or chi blockage as well as on the basis of status of five elements. On this basis certain disease specific acupoints are selected and stimulated.
Psychotherapy Treatment of Huntington’s disease helps a person to manage behavioral problems, develop coping strategies, manage expectations during progression of the disease and facilitate effective communication among family members.
Allopathic Treatment of Huntington’s disease includes the following medications:
Exercise helps alleviate both the emotional and physical consequences of Huntington’s disease.