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  • What is Huntington's Disease?

    62,740 views 5 years ago
    With the help of a group of young people, HDYO explains what Huntington's disease (HD) is in a simple, creative and fun way. This video was made especially to help educate young people about HD. Hope you enjoy!

    Four families bravely share their experiences of living with Juvenile Huntington's disease. We advise viewers to be aware that this topic may be upsetting, if you need support email us at support@hdyo.org'

    I'f you'd like to learn more about HD and JHD, please visit www.HDYO.org. If you'd like to help support young people, like these in the video, impacted by HD, please consider making a donation to our organization here: https://en.hdyo.org/eve/donate Show less
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    • Living with Juvenile Huntington's Disease - Duration: 9 minutes, 44 seconds.

      • 1 year ago
      • 692,565 views
      I'f you'd like to learn more about HD and JHD, please visit www.HDYO.org. If you'd like to help support young people, like these in the video, impacted by HD, please consider making a donation to ...
    • What is Huntington's Disease? - Duration: 3 minutes, 5 seconds.

      • 5 years ago
      • 62,740 views
      With the help of a group of young people, HDYO explains what Huntington's disease (HD) is in a simple, creative and fun way. This video was made especially to help educate young people about HD. Ho...
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    • Huntington's disease as a family - Walters family - Duration: 9 minutes, 56 seconds.

      • 6 years ago
      • 58,379 views
      As part of HDYO's 'Talking about HD as a family' project, we interviewed the Walters family, who shared their experiences of talking about HD in their family. Thank you to Ellie, Flo, Meg and Ben f...
    • Huntington's Disease - Young Couples Impacted - Duration: 6 minutes, 24 seconds.

      • 2 years ago
      • 47,668 views
      Here you will see 4 young couples impacted by HD in some way, talking about how they first discussed HD and how they cope with HD in their lives.

      Four families bravely share their experiences of l...
    • Huntington's Disease - Mandy's Testing Video - Duration: 14 minutes.

      • 6 years ago
      • 43,726 views
      A documentary following Mandy as she goes through her testing process for Huntington's disease. (Used in HDYO's Genetic Testing section)
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    • Huntington's Disease Testing - Michelle's Story & Impact on Life - Duration: 7 minutes, 45 seconds.

      • 6 years ago
      • 23,522 views
      Michelle from Canada talks about her testing process, testing positive and the impact that has had on her life.

      To learn more about HDYO and to support the organization - please visit www.HDYO.org
    • Huntington's Disease - The Impact on Young People - Duration: 12 minutes.

      • 4 years ago
      • 21,450 views
      This video gives a powerful insight into what it is like to be a young person in a family with Huntington's disease and clearly demonstrates the need for support services to help young people aroun...
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    • Huntington's Disease as a family - Lewis family - Duration: 13 minutes.

      • 6 years ago
      • 19,023 views
      As part of HDYO's 'Talking about HD as a family' project, we interviewed the Lewis family, who shared their experiences of talking about HD in their family. Thank you to Liam, Sian, Leslie and Gil ...
    • Huntington's disease as a family - Sowerby family - Duration: 16 minutes.

      • 6 years ago
      • 16,686 views
      As part of HDYO's 'Talking about HD as a family' project, we interviewed the Sowerby family, who shared their experiences of talking about HD in their family. Thank you to Brad, Peter and Pam for t...
    • Huntington's Disease Siblings - Testing For HD - Marianna & Ewa - Duration: 18 minutes.

      • 6 years ago
      • 15,734 views
      Marianna and Ewa, sisters from Poland, both talk about their testing process, their feelings on both testing negative and the pressure they felt from family to test.

      To learn more about HDYO and t...
    • Interview with Emma about Huntington's Disease - Duration: 12 minutes.

      • 6 years ago
      • 13,789 views
      Emma talks about the impact of HD on her family, how she copes and her feelings about being at risk. Part of the HDA & HDYO's 'Young People' interview series
    • Clip from Lucas' interview: Living in a family with HD - Duration: 105 seconds.

      • 6 years ago
      • 13,440 views
      Lucas shares his experience of growing up in a family with HD and the impact that has had on his life. Part of the HDA & HDYO's 'Young People' interview series.
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