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Daily Tourette Syndrome Links: Tuesday, Feb. 28

Here are the past few days’ Tourette Syndrome-related links from websites all over the Internet. This is just another way TSParentsOnline hopes to help the parents of the TS community. Also, we are looking for more parent contributions. We would love to hear… Continue Reading

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Dope-I-Mean: Getting mad at Dopamine

As I type this post, my son is doing a light warble about every 30 seconds as he speaks. His playmate, a blond neurotypical easygoing girl, is not bothered in the least. I, on the other hand, am annoyed beyond reason. “We… Continue Reading

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A country united: Tourette Syndrome community says yes to bill H.R. 3760

Since it was introduced by U.S. Congressman Albio Sires (D-NJ13) on Dec. 20, 2011, bill H.R. 3760 — the Collaborative Academic Research Efforts for Tourette Syndrome Act of 2011 — has gained a lot of national attention. It now has 36… Continue Reading

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I’m just learning about Tourette Syndrome … help?

I am a mother of a 7-year-old daughter, Siena, who has multiple disabilities. She has Asperger’s, anxiety disorders, language problems, a tic disorder (which now needs to be changed to Tourette’s), sensory issues, etc., and as a result we have a… Continue Reading

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Daily Tourette Syndrome Links: Tuesday, Feb. 21

Here are a few recent links from the New Jersey Center for Tourette Syndrome. NJCTS offers many programs and services to the TS community. Please enjoy these links, sign up for an event or two, and let us know if… Continue Reading

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A long road to medicine, and a long road home

I made all her baby food myself. I scoured every market, grocery store, health food store and bodega in our corner of New York City to find organic kale, organic sweet potatoes and organic beets. Spinach, broccoli, berries and apples were… Continue Reading

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Let’s get the word out about an important Tourette Syndrome bill in Congress!

As a father of two children with TS, I am reaching out to other parents of children with TS to help support a first-of-its kind legislation that would amend the Public Health Service Act to provide for the expansion, intensification… Continue Reading

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Seeking advice: We want to make better choices for our TS son

Hello, this is my first experience as a blogger. I’m not sure what to expect from this, but I am hoping to gain outsiders’ information on the matter of Tourette Syndrome.  My son is 7 years old and recently was diagnosed with… Continue Reading

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Bar Mitzvah provided needed moments of happiness

So many times we write when something is going wrong. Then there are those wonderful times when everything goes right! I have tears of joy in my eyes remembering my son’s Bar Mitzvah a few weeks ago. Words cannot describe… Continue Reading

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Daily Tourette Syndrome Links: Wednesday, Feb. 15

Here are the past few days’ Tourette Syndrome-related links from websites all over the Internet. This is just another way TSParentsOnline hopes to help the parents of the TS community. Also, we are looking for more parent contributions. We would love to hear… Continue Reading