Huntington’s Disease – A Tragic Inheritance

Air date Dec 09, 2015

Huntington’s disease (HD) is a rare genetic disorder that causes the breakdown of nerve cells in the brain. The disease causes a gradual loss of mental abilities and control of body movements. On The Doctors, TV journalist Charles Sabine shares his family’s experience with this devastating illness with Pfizer Chief Medical Officer Freda Lewis-Hall, MD, and Dr. Travis Stork.

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