Huntington’s disease - Chorea
"The disease attacks areas of the brain that help to control voluntary (intentional) movement, as well as other areas. People living with HD develop uncontrollable dance-like movements (chorea) and abnormal body postures, as well as problems with behavior, emotion, thinking, and personality." (ninds.nih.gov)
Unusually high levels of dopamine is also said to cause Huntington's disease, Chorea.
Treatments: Transcranial magnetic stimulation, Hyperbaric Oxygen Treatment, Lithium Orotate, Resveratrol, Pycnogenol, Antispasmodic herbs, MCT oil, support groups, prayer.
By Carl Grinde | April 13 2023
Updated April 13 2023
Support groups and prayer for Huntington's disease
There is a great need for support and conversation groups, social interaction for people with Huntington's. Pray to Jesus for help and healing.
Off label use of lithium in the treatment of Huntington's disease: A case series
Lithium Orotate health benefits
youtube.com Lithium Orotate for anxiety & depression NootropicsExpert
Lithium Orotate consists of orotic acid and Lithium and can cross the blood-brain barrier more effectively than regular Lithium and it is available without a prescription. It is a good treatment for mood disorders, hyperactivity, anxiety, panic attacks, behavioral health problems such as bipolar disorder, and treatment-resistant depression with suicidal thoughts.
Lithium orotate treatment should be about 5 mg to 20 mg per day. Some recommend starting with 5 mg and then increasing to 20 mg. But maybe 5 mg is enough? Treatment with lithium orotate is likely to avoid all the negative side effects that come with traditional lithium treatment ranging between 300 mg, 600 mg or 1200 mg per day.
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Pycnogenol - Pine bark extract for Huntington’s disease
"Pine bark extract containing Pycnogenol may reduce the risks of neurodegenerative diseases, such as Parkinson’s, Alzheimer’s, and Huntington’s disease due to its neuroprotective action."
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Transcranial magnetic stimulation for Huntington's disease
"The studies have reported that transcranial magnetic stimulation (TMS) may improve motor and other symptoms associated with neurodegenerative and neuropsychiatric processes such as major depression, schizophrenia, epilepsy, neuropathic pain, amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, progressive muscle atrophy, multiple sclerosis, stroke, Alzheimer's disease, Parkinson's disease or HD."
TMS - transcranial magnetic stimulation
Magnetic stimulation of the brain can cure depression, anxiety, schizophrenia and other mental illnesses. Perhaps also Huntington's disease? The technique is called tms - transcranial magnetic stimulation. TMS treatment has few and mild side effects. This seems to be the future of psychiatry and something that can help many.
The treatment has no side effects except vivid dreams as far as I remember. I have tried it. It helps your mind, you feel better.
Resveratrol for Huntington's disease
"Resveratrol has also received considerable attention recently for its potential neuroprotective effects in neurodegenerative disorders"
Resveratrol amazing health benefits
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Hyperbaric Oxygen Treatment for cognitive improvement
Dr Axe on Huntington’s disease
MCT oil for brain
MCT oil supports brain function. Try it.
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Deep brain stimulation (DBS) this should not be used
"Fine wires are implanted within brain regions involved in motor control, and stimulation is controlled by a pacemaker-like device under the skin"
Haloperidol given to Huntington's disease patients. 45 - unwanted side effects
Among other things: blank facial expression, uncontrollable eye movements, unusual, slowed, or uncontrollable movements of any part of the body, restlessness, agitation, nervousness, mood change.
medlineplus.gov scroll down to side effects
Tetrabenazine given to Huntington's disease patients.
Side effects: "depression or suicidal thoughts, difficulty speaking or being understood"
Amantadine given to Huntington's disease patients. 24 unwanted side effects
Side effects: lace-like purple pattern on skin, hallucinations (seeing things or hearing voices that do not exist), believing things that are not true, not trusting others or feeling that others want to hurt you, depression, anxiety, suicidal
Medicines that causes involuntary movements
This should be illegal.