What Is Tourette Syndrome and What Causes It?

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i think i have it
Tourette syndrome (TS or simply Tourette's) is a common neuropsychiatric disorder with onset in childhood,characterized by multiple motor tics and at least one vocal (phonic) tic. These tics characteristically wax and wane, can be suppressed temporarily, and are typically preceded by an unwanted urge or sensation in the affected muscles. Some common tics are eye blinking, coughing, throat clearing, sniffing, and facial movements. Tourette's does not adversely affect intelligence or life expectancy.

there is a movie about this,Front of the Class (2008).
I  found out I had ts since I was in 7 grade iam now 46 have not been on meds for about 20 plus years iam finding out the older I get ts is making my mind wonder more an more at night but my body is so tired how can I stopy mind from wondering
Tourette does not cause that. Probably you can see a psychiatrist to get some sleeping pills, and then you will be fine.
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