NJCTS News – April 2018

First Responders training; Virtual Walk; Our Next Ask the Greats; Family Retreat is Around the Corner

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Morganville Sophomore Walks to Support Fellow Teens Living with Tourette Syndrome

SOMERVILLE (March 28, 2018) – Jatin Nayyar of Morganville is a busy guy. The 15-year-old Ranney School sophomore plays tennis, soccer and basketball. And when he’s not playing sports, he’s involved with the Diversity Club and the Tri-M Music Honor Society.  But despite his busy schedule, he’s advocating on behalf

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New Jersey to Expand Medical Marijuana, Ease Prescriptions by Doctors

Governor Phil Murphy said he will expand New Jersey’s medical-marijuana rules to add pain, anxiety, migraines and other chronic conditions as eligible for prescriptions.

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NJ Walks for TS Goes Virtual

The NJ Walks for TS Virtual Walk will allow your family and friends to show support wherever you choose anytime in the month of April.

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Graduating High School Seniors are encouraged to apply for the NJCTS Youth Scholarship

Each year since 2004, NJCTS has offered the NJCTS Youth Scholarship to graduating New Jersey high school seniors in public or private school who have been diagnosed with Tourette Syndrome and will be attending a college, university, or trade school in the fall after their graduation from high school. Winners

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NJCTS Set to Host a Live Chat with Teens Affected by Tourette Syndrome

Teens will take questions from a worldwide audience during February 22 online event. The NJ Center for Tourette Syndrome & Associated Disorders (NJCTS) will host their next “Ask The GreaTS” live chat on Thursday, February 22 at 7 p.m. eastern time. The goal of the approximately one hour session is

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NJCTS News: January 2018

Registration is Now Open for the 2018 Family Retreat Weekend at YMCA Camp Bernie; Apply for the NJCTS Youth Scholarship; Ask the GreaTS returns

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Meet One of the GreaTS

My son is one of the GreaTS. I didn’t know this when he first started dragging his foot as he walked. I didn’t know it when he couldn’t hold my hand or when he started turning his head and repeatedly blinking his eyes to watch TV. I didn’t know it

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NJCTS Kicks Off 10th Year of Webinars with a TS Guide for School Nurses

For the last 10 years, NJ Center for Tourette Syndrome and Associated Disorders (NJCTS) has provided free webinars to parents, medical professionals and educators about living with Tourette Syndrome (TS) or educating those affected by the disorder. On January 24, 2018, NJCTS will celebrate the 10th Anniversary milestone with a

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