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Advocates inform concertgoers about the affliction that killed Woody Guthrie: Huntington's Disease listen07/17/12 SeÃ¡n Kinane
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The hereditary brain disorder known as Huntington âs Disease afflicts about 1 in every 10,000 people in the U.S. Thatâs according to the Huntington âs Disease Society of America.
Local representatives passed out information about medical research and genetic testing for Huntingtonâs at last Saturdayâs Woody Guthrie 100th birthday celebration hosted by WMNF.
n the 1960s, Guthrie died of complications resulting from Huntingtonâs.
WMNF spoke with Marilyn McCloskey, presid...Be the first to comment