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Tammy Stewart's family has a long history of Huntington's disease. Her father and sister both died from it, and now she is caring for her sick brother. But a clinical trial for a new drug is offering hope. My latest video with @DrewQJoseph https://www.sta

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Tammy Stewart's family has a long history of Huntington's disease. Her father and sister both died from it, and now she is caring for her sick brother. But a clinical trial for a new drug is offering hope. My latest video with https://www.statnews.com/2019/12/04/a-clinical-trial-for-huntingtons-opens-the-door-to-hope-for-some-patients-but-only-so-many-can-get-in/ …

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