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Tourette's Syndrome- Hereditary

What is it?

A neurological condition (affecting the brain and nervous system), characterised by a combination of involuntary noises and movements called "tics"

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Physical:

  • Tic present for at least a year so there could be injuries, e.g. hitting, kicking, biting.
  • Uncomfortable sensations due to tics. Some tics cause physical pain.
  • Vocal tics e.g. grunting and shouting 
  • Complex vocal tics e.g. repeating phrases

Intellectual:

  • Hard to keep job due to social…

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