Huntington’s disease care at Highpoint Care
Highpoint Care is a set of purpose-built elderly residential care homes, where we offer specialised support – including facilities and care for those with dementia-related illnesses. Our aim is to provide the highest standard of care in stunning, luxury accommodation where all our residents’ needs are met in a comfortable, happy, and above all safe environment.
What is Huntington’s disease?
Huntingtons’s disease is a condition that stops part of the brain working over time. It is usually fatal after a gradual period of decline, across around 20 years. It’s an inherited disease, with symptoms that usually begin to show between the ages of 30 and 50.