Latest Causes and origins of Tourette syndrome Stories

2012-03-24 04:50:25

Criteria for a broadened syndrome of acute onset obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD) have been proposed by a National Institutes of Health scientist and her colleagues.

2011-09-08 14:49:38

Experts have confirmed it: tics are not a rare or uncommon disorder.

2011-04-18 08:00:09

A new study shows the use of cognitive-behavioral therapy to treat tics in patients with Tourette syndrome may be as effective as using medication in certain cases.

2011-04-14 12:38:12

The use of cognitive-behavioral therapy to treat tics in Tourette syndrome may be as effective as and even superior to medication in certain cases.

2011-03-28 00:00:27

Scientists at The Feinstein Institute for Medical Research have identified specific brain networks associated with Tourette syndrome (TS), a condition characterized by chronic motor and vocal tics.

2011-03-24 20:32:26

Children with Tourette syndrome could benefit from behavioural therapy to reduce their symptoms, according to a new brain imaging study.

2011-03-24 20:30:36

Contrary to intuition, people who suffer from the motor and vocal tics characteristic of Tourette syndrome actually perform behavioral tests of cognitive motor control more accurately and quickly than their typically developing peers do.

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