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Interested in some groundbreaking treatment for Tourette syndrome? Check out this listing of current clinical trials that are studying this disorder.
MD Virtual University
Some patients have found a reduction in their tics with Botox injections. This and other treatments for Tourette are discussed in this brief article.
American Family Physician
This thorough article is directed mostly at medical professionals, but anyone interested in treatments for Tourette syndrome will benefit from reading it.
Tourette Syndrome Association
Brief discussion of treatment for Tourette syndrome using medications, including different classes of drug and what symptoms they are used to control.
Excellent summary of the most common treatments for Tourette syndrome, including information about treating the ADHD that occurs with Tourette.
Association of Comprehsnsive Neurotherapy
Identifying and avoiding things that trigger tics is one method of treating Tourette syndrome. This article gives suggestions for finding out what might be triggering your tics.
Cincinnati Children's Hospital
In some cases, a non-medication approach to treating Tourette and other tic disorders is best. See here what you might want to try before drugs are prescribed.
Frequently asked questions about Tourette syndrome are provided here, including info about symptoms, treatment and current research that's being done. Good introduction!
Life in Motion
Click on "Managing a Life in Motion" for an easy-to-read brochure on coping with movement disorders such as Tourette syndrome. Very helpful information.
Treating Tourette syndrome usually focuses on reducing tics, but there are sometimes other symptoms to consider. Read more here.
Tourette Syndrome Assn of California
From relaxation techniques and hypnosis to diet changes, many alternative Tourette syndrome treatments exist. Could one work for you?
It might seem quite unconventional, but some experts are treating Tourette with penicillin. Is there a Tourette-strep connection?
Tourette Syndrome "Plus"
Some people might recommend that you modify your behavior to treat your Tourette tics. Is this treatment effective or even appropriate?
A new study explores deep brain stimulation as a treatment for Tourette syndrome. It might sound scary, but some adults reported much improvement.
Tourette Syndrome Online
Some people have found success treating Tourette syndrome using supplements and avoiding certain foods and food additives. Could this help you?
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