MY CHILD HAS TOURETTE’S SYNDROME

MY CHILD HAS TOURETTE’S SYNDROME

Tourette’s Syndrome(TS) is characterized by involuntary vocal and motor tics. It is estimated that as many as 200,000 Americans suffer from the most severe form of Tourette’s Syndrome, and as many as one in 100 display symptoms of milder cases. Facial grimacing, head jerks and twists, hopping, and jumping or bending are all examples of …

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WHAT IS EPILEPSY?

WHAT IS EPILEPSY?

There are over 3 million people living with epilepsy in the United States. Each year in the U.S., there are approximately 150,000 new epilepsy diagnoses. It affects people of all ages and is the fourth most common neurological disorder. So, just what exactly is epilepsy? Epilepsy is a disease associated with repeated, unprovoked seizures. Unprovoked …

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