Help 4 HD - The HD View!


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This is Melissa Biliardi, your host on "Help4HD–The HD View" I am a mom, caregiver and advocate for my son who has Huntington's disease (HD). As the founder of Help4HD International, I have made it my mission to help him and others who are affected by JHD (juvenile Huntington’s disease) and HD by promoting awareness and education to everyone who will listen. Help 4 HD Radio broadcasts Tuesday providing vital information and inspiration to our Huntington's community and provide a forum for people to discuss all the issues surrounding our daily HD lives. As the premier radio program for Huntington's disease, we have been blessed to interview most of our JHD/HD researchers, medical professionals, and pharmaceutical organizations since 2010. In addition, this radio platform will serve as a springboard for the production of my producer - James Valvano's international documentary: “The Huntington’s Disease Project: Removing the Mask" - of

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Tuesday, September 12, 2011 – Our incredible special guest tonight is Lauren Holder, woman on a mission to bring JHD/HD awareness and advocacy to the World. She is Chapter President of the HDSA North Carolina Chapter in... more

Tuesday, September 6, 2011 - Our incredible special guests tonight are Chris and Lorraine Stiehl who are the Patient Advocate Coordinators for CIRM - the California Institute for Regenerative Medicine - the state stem cell agency. This... more

Monday, August 29, 2011 at 3:30 pm PT/6:30 pm ET/11:30 pm UK time– Our incredible special guest tonight is Diana Dunkelberger from the Paul Muchowski Lab at the Gladstone Institute, UC San Francisco in California. She... more

Our incredible special guest is Elisabeth (Lisa) de Blieck, MPA CCRC is a Program Manager at the Clinical Trials Coordination Center (CTCC), which is part of the Center for Human Experimental Therapeutics at the University of... more

Monday, August 15, 2011 – Our incredible special guest tonight is James Valvano and it's time for an update about his international film project ?The Faceless Faces of Huntington's Disease: I am No Longer A Faceless Face?. He... more

Monday, August 8, 2011 – We have an incredible line-up tonight to kick-off the Help 4 JHD Premier with some amazing special guests. Jacey Mukka and Jane Mervar are here to give us an update on the JHD Iniative; Carla Krull from... more

Monday, August 1, 2011 – Our incredible special guest tonight is Dr. Diana Rosas, MD, Director, Center for Neuro-Imaging of Aging and Neurodegenerative Disease. Dr. Rosas and her team have focused primarily on... more

Monday, July 24, 2011 – Our incredible special guests tonight are Anne Leserman and Pat Ryan from the University of Iowa. Pat is the research coordinator for PREDICT-HD at the UI, and Anne is PREDICT-HD's recruitment... more

Monday, July 18, 2011 – Our incredible special guest is Dr. Merit Cudkowicz who is the Julieanne Dorn Professor of Neurology at Harvard Medical School. Dr. Cudkowicz's research and clinical activities are dedicated to the... more

Monday, July 11, 2011 - Doug Lowell is the president of Find A Cure Panel. A division of Sample Czar. Find A Cure Panel specializes in online patient research for serious diseases including HD. More specifically, finding people to... more