Juvenile-HD
SECTION II-JUVENILE HD

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INDEX
What Is Huntington's?
SECTION 1 - AT RISK
At Risk For HD-What Next?
Testing Children
Best Interest of Child?
Crystal Ball?
Parent Hasn't Tested?
Age & Probability Chart
Food For Thought
CAG repeats-Testing Children
SECTION 2 - GENETIC TESTING
Genetic Testing for HD
Psychological Impact
Genetic Counseling-In General
Intro: Genetics/Genetic Testing
At-Risk Checklist
Related Resources
Prenatal & Preimplanation
Prenatal Testing-In General
SECTION 3 - HD/JHD
SECTION II-JUVENILE HD
JHD-Duration of Illness
JHD-Clinical and Research
Talking With Children About HD
Parenting With HD
Child~Parent Ill
Family Dynamic Alterations in HD
Children of Parents With HD
Patients/Families Coping
HD & Kids/Teens
SECTION 4 - SYMPTOMS
Activities of Daily Living
8 Fears of A Chronic Illness
Anxiety/Apathy/Irritability~HD
Anxiety, Fears & Phobias
Ataxia
Behavior Management
Bradykinesia
Child Abuse-Reconizing Signs
Chorea-Physician's Guide
Chorea
Communication Problems
Dehydration-Physician's Guide
Dehydration
Denial of HD
Depression~Physician's Guide
Depression-Understanding It
Depression-How To Help
Dyslexia
Dystonia
Dystonia/Rigidity~Physician's Guide
Epileptic Seizures and Epilepsy
Epilepsy-Seizures~PG
Falling~Safety
GERD (Stomach)
HD Principle Treatments
Hallucinations/Psychosis~PGHD
Insomia ~Physician's Guide
Irritability~Temper
Mania/OCD~Physician's Guide
Myoclonus (Movements)
Nails-What To Look For
Night Terrors
Obsessive Compulsive OCD
Pneumonia
Sexuality~Physician's Guide
Skins Sensitivity
Sleep Disorders
Spasticity
Speech & Swallowing
Swallowing & Nuitrition
5 Swallowing Problems
Swallowing Warning Signs
Stress
Tremors
Why Certain Symptoms Occur
SECTION 5 - THERAPIES
Therapy
Finding a Therapist - Behavoir
Speech-Language Therapy
Related Resources
SECTION 6 - MEDICATIONS
Medications-Movement Disorders
Adolescents Under 25
Antidepressant Adverse Effects
Anti-psychotic Medications
Psychiatric ~ Children
SSRI Medications
Creatine
Drug Resources
SECTION 7 - SURGERY
Surgery-Movement Disorders
Related Resource
SECTION 8 - PROCEDURES
CT Scans, MRI's etc.
Tests Commonly Used
Swallowing Tests
Related Resources
SECTION 9 - ALCOHOL/DRUGS
Alcohol-Parent's Guide
Alcohol-Talking To Your Child
Drugs-What To Do?
Drugs-Talking To Your Child
Disciplining-Ages 0-13 & Up
SECTION 10 - SUICIDE
Straight Talk On Suicide
Teen Suicide-You Need To Know
SECTION 11 - DIVORCE
Tips For Divorcing Parents
Divorce & Child Stress
SECTION 12 - DISABILITIES
Child Long Term Illness
Disability-Special Education Plan
Caring-Child & Medical Technology
Caring for a Seriously Ill Child
Financial Planning
Special Needs Camp
Finding A Special Needs Camp
SECTION 13 - ASSISTIVE TECHNOLOGY
Child Assistive Technology
SECTION 14 - EMOTIONAL
Signs of Unhealthy Self-Esteem
Emotional Behavior Links
Related Resources
SECTION 15 - GRIEF
Helping Child Deal With Death
SECTION 16 - ADD/ADHD
ADD & Teens
What Is AD/HD?
Understanding AD/HD
ADD/ADHD Research Articles
Conduct Disorders
SECTION 17 - SUPPORT
HD Support Groups
National Youth Association
SECTION 18 - LINKS
HD Links
Helpful Forms-Info
Related Resources
SECTION 19 - BENEFITS
HD Disability
Medicare-Medicaid
Our Personal Experience