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Golf For Huntington’s Disease Announces Golf Tournament in Woodridge, Illinois.

Golf For HD announced today their 2019 Golf Tournament to raise awareness of, and research money for, those affected by this devastating genetic neurological disease will be held on July 13, 2019 in Woodridge, Illinois. Please join us for a day of golf and/or dinner being held at Village Greens of Woodridge Golf. Registration is open now at Check-in begins at 11:00 am with tee times starting at 12:00 pm. If you are interested in sponsoring the event please contact us at for further information.

Huntington’s disease is a fatal genetic disorder that causes the progressive breakdown of nerve cells in the brain. It deteriorates a person’s physical and mental abilities during their prime working years and has no cure. HD is known as the quintessential family disease because every child of a parent with HD has a 50/50 chance of carrying the faulty gene. Today, there are 30,000 symptomatic Americans and more than 200,000 at-risk of inheriting the disease. Many describe the symptoms of HD as having ALS, Parkinson’s and Alzheimer’s – simultaneously.