Dr. Kenneth Serbin's Article About "The Lions Mouth Opens" in The Huffington Post

Thursday, June 4, 2015

Huffington Post -- A new documentary, The Lion's Mouth Opens, poignantly captures the precarious journey into genetic self-knowledge by Marianna Palka, a 33-year-old filmmaker-actress. She has decided to test for Huntington's disease (HD), which has been referred to as the "devil of all diseases."

Watching a special preview of this Academy Award-shortlisted film at a meeting of leading HD scientists in February prompted me to relive my family's struggles with HD, which destroys the brain. (Full Story)

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