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Tourettes Syndrome

Tourette's Syndrome Is More Than Meets The Ears

Healthline | Posted 06.04.2016 | Healthy Living
Healthline

What do you know about Tourette's syndrome? That it causes involuntary swearing? While this is true in some cases, there is so much more to the neurological condition than most people realize. It is this misconception, among a number of others, that has fueled a stereotype of people with TS.

The Boy Who Dared to Be Great

Richard Paul Evans | Posted 11.24.2015 | Impact
Richard Paul Evans

I had a somewhat traumatic childhood, but 1970, the year I turned eight, was especially difficult. A Tsunami of misfortune hit my family. My father lost his job and couldn't find work and my mother began to exhibit the first signs of severe depression.

8 Things Parents Of Kids With Tourette's Syndrome Want You To Know

The Huffington Post | Rebecca Adams | Posted 05.20.2015 | Parents

May 15 to June 15 marks National Tourette Syndrome Awareness Month -- a time to raise awareness for what the Tourette Syndrome Association (TSA) calls...

Jordan Schultz

Tim Howard Talks U.S. Soccer, His Favorite World Cup Meme And Helping Kids Conquer Tourette's

HuffingtonPost.com | Jordan Schultz | Posted 08.27.2014 | Sports

Tim Howard emerged from the World Cup as equal parts American hero and icon following his record-breaking 16 saves against Belgium in the United State...

What Tourette's Taught Me About Life

Kevin Kleitches | Posted 10.02.2014 | Healthy Living
Kevin Kleitches

The truth is, though Tourette's has sometimes been made a mockery of in the media, it's nothing short of a personal hell for many of those who have it.

My Husband Wants A Gun Even Though Our Son Is On Psychiatric Meds

Parenting.com | Posted 02.24.2014 | Parents
Parenting.com

Three weeks ago, I was printing out an Amazon receipt for a tennis racket. When I grabbed it from my home printer, there was another sheet underneath: A New York State gun license application. Signed by my husband.

Have You Ever Wondered What It Might Be Like To Live With Tourette's?

Posted 11.30.2012 | Healthy Living

Ever wonder what it might be like to live with Tourette's syndrome? With a new game created by developer Lars Doucet, users now may be able to bet...

"People Like What?" Defending Teens With Autism

Patch.com | Posted 01.02.2012 | Parents

Two days a week, the boys from Heritage High School in Loudoun County come to my store. On Tuesdays, they drop off their teachers' drycleaning, and t...

SHOCK: Alf Caught Saying N-Word Behind The Scenes (EXPLICIT AUDIO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

A clip making the rounds on the internet Tuesday features outtakes of "Alf" in which the voice of the classic TV puppet can be heard saying the N-word...

The Kind Bellman Who Said Naughty Words

Lea Lane | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Lea Lane

I arrived at an ancient inn in the heart of England, near Warwickshire. That morning I had visited the cathedral in Warwick, and I spent an afternoon ...