Tourette Syndrome: New Treatment Option
Learn about a new treatment option and find out what CDC is doing to raise awareness and educate health and education professionals about Tourette Syndrome.
(Published: June 3, 2013)
Tourette Syndrome Awareness
Read Mike's story and find out what CDC is doing about Tourette Syndrome.
(Published: June 04, 2012)
Tourette Syndrome: Facts and Resources
Tourette Syndrome is a condition that affects the nervous system, causing people to have movements and vocalizations they cannot control.
(Published: June 6, 2011)
Scientific and Featured Articles
* These CDC scientific articles are listed in order of date published
Tourette syndrome, parenting aggravation, and the contribution of co-occurring conditions among a nationally representative sample.
Disability and Health Journal. Published online 12 November 2012. Lara R. Robinson, Rebecca H. Bitsko, Laura A. Schieve, Susanna N. Visser.
Health Care Needs of Children with Tourette Syndrome.
Journal of Child Neurology. Published online 8 November 2012.
Rebecca H. Bitsko, Melissa L. Danielson, Michael King, Susanna N. Visser, Larry Scahill, Ruth Perou.
Prevalence of Diagnosed Tourette Syndrome in Persons Aged 6--17 Years --- United States, 2007
Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report; June 5, 2009; 58(21); 581-585
Search a database of articles that have been published by CDC authors within the National Center on Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities from 1990 to present.
- Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
National Center on Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities
Division of Human Development and Disability
1600 Clifton Road
Atlanta, GA 30333
TTY: (888) 232-6348
- Contact CDC-INFO