Parents of children with Tourette Syndrome

As a mother of a young son with Tourette's I didn't know where else to turn but the internet, but after I had all the specifics about Tourette's I still had no one to talk to that understands. I've been told the worst is yet to come so I could use all the support and advice I can get from people who live with it first hand!

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Severe Pain with Tics?

My son is 10yrs old and has been diagnosed for 1 year. He has been on several different meds, most with little relief. He now has a new tic that pulls his body to each side (so...

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Help iam new at this

hi my son Kyle turns 3 next month was just diagnosed with Tourettes syndrome with ADHD and insomnia because of the tourettes and ADHD I'm at a loss as to what to do they have...

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Help iam new at this

hi my son Kyle turns 3 next month was just diagnosed with Tourettes syndrome with ADHD and insomnia because of the tourettes and ADHD I'm at a loss as to what to do they have...

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Looking for support

Hi, I am the mom of a 9 year old girl. She just turned 9 last week. I think the first tic she had was an eye blinking one about a year and a half ago or a little longer. She...

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Tics

My son who is 10 now was diagnosed with Tourettes at the age of 8, He also has ADHD. But nothing ever stops him from doing what he wants. But the past week I've noticed the eye...

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Tic Acceptance

My 4 year old has had vocal and motor tics off and on over the past 6 months. I'm trying to accept and come to terms with the tics. Right now I'm scared and depressed. Anyone...

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Social skills

I was just wondering if anyone else has noticed that their children seem delayed socially? My son has shown signs of asperger-like social behaviors, but not completely, and not...

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Feeling helpless

My son was diagnosed over summer with tourettes. He has motor tics. They have progressed in the last year. We first noticed when he was about 5yrs old, we were at wrestling...

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Feeling helpless

My son was diagnosed over summer with tourettes. He has motor tics. They have progressed in the last year. We first noticed when he was about 5yrs old, we were at wrestling...

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Overwhelmed

I've read quite a bit of the threads in here regarding other parents feelings of helplessness and guilt over their child's vocal tics driving them crazy. However, you're not...

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Hate I can't help my son

My 13 yo is going through this horrible roller coaster of tics. We have tried three different medications. Sadly we had to take him off of Topomax, an anti seizures medication...

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Hate I can't help my son

My 13 yo is going through this horrible roller coaster of tics. We have tried three different medications. Sadly we had to take him off of Topomax, an anti seizures medication...