Tourette’s Syndrome: What You Need to Know

What Causes Tourette’s? The most common answer given to this question is that Tourette’s is inherited. However, there are two major reasons why Tourette’s is not caused by a genetic disorder. The first indicator of this is that 15% of people who have Tourette’s syndrome do not have any genetic links. The second thing we [...]

2016-10-25T01:24:18+00:00 January 25th, 2016|Tourette syndrome|Comments Off on Tourette’s Syndrome: What You Need to Know

Tourette Syndrome and Birth Trauma: What Is the Connection?

Not All Tourette’s Syndrome Is Genetic   Researchers generally consider Tourette's syndrome to be a genetic disorder (TS vulnerability is transmitted from one generation to the next), approximately 15% of TS patients do not show genetic susceptibility (no genetic links were found). In addition, individual variations in character, course, and degree of severity of TS [...]

2016-10-25T01:24:43+00:00 May 14th, 2014|Tourette syndrome|Comments Off on Tourette Syndrome and Birth Trauma: What Is the Connection?