It’s Tourette Syndrome Awareness Month!!! May 15-June 15 we’ll all be doing our best to cure the ignorance.
My 13-year-old daughter Ally has Tourette Syndrome. Our TS journey started back 4 years ago. It hasn’t been an easy journey of dealing with school systems, finding doctors and numerous therapy sessions. But there have also been some bright spots… Continue Reading
My daughter has been a source of inspiration to both my husband and I, although I can’t say the same for her 13-year-old brother. At the ripe old age of 5 years old, we knew she was suffering from some… Continue Reading
In my first two posts, I talked about what my life was like early on and the various phases of treatment I had to go through leading up to present day. Now, I’ll talk about how Tourette Syndrome can hinder… Continue Reading
Stink gave his class the Tourette Syndrome talk on Tuesday. His teacher – God bless her – canceled it on Friday since the kid who really needed to hear Stink wasn’t in school. I was glad this difficult student was once… Continue Reading
This photo is one of mine, and the words are from a newly diagnosed young man named Alan, who is coming to terms with having Tourette Syndrome.
My husband recently shared with me a conversation that he had with a person who posted a comment on our first Tourette’s interview. More often than not, the comments are positive and supportive. However, there will always be ignorant people… Continue Reading