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A National Profile of Tourette Syndrome, 2011-2012
Recent data on Tourette syndrome and related conditions.
(Published: June 9, 2014)

10 Years of Tourette Syndrome Education and Research
Learn about CDC’s decade of work doing research and educating the public on Tourette Syndrome.
(Published: June 2, 2014)

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)

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Suicidal thoughts and behaviors in children and adolescents.
Depression and Anxiety. Online ahead of print: February 24,2015 DOI: 10.1002/da.22357
Eric A. Storch Ph.D., Camille E. Hanks, Jonathan W. Mink, Joseph F. McGuire, Heather R. Adams, Erika F. Augustine, Amy Vierhile, Alyssa Thatcher, Rebecca H. Bitsko, Adam B. Lewin, Tanya K. Murphy  
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A National Profile of Tourette Syndrome, 2011-2012.
Journal of Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics. 2014; 35(5): 317-322.
Rebecca H. Bitsko, Joseph R. Holbrook, Susanna N. Visser, Jonathan W. Mink, Samuel H. Zinner, Reem M. Ghandour, Stephen J. Blumberg
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Utility of the Diagnostic Interview Schedule for Children for Assessing Tourette Syndrome in Children
Journal of Child and Adolescent Psychopharmacology. online ahead of print, May 9, 2014 doi:10.1089/cap.2013.0128.
Adam B. Lewin, Jonathan W. Mink, Rebecca H. Bitsko, Joseph R. Holbrook, E. Carla Parker-Athill, Camille Hanks, Eric A. Storch, Erika F. Augustine, Heather R. Adams, Amy E.Vierhile, Alyssa R. Thatcher, and Tanya K. Murphy.
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Tourette syndrome, parenting aggravation, and the contribution of co-occurring conditions among a nationally representative sample.
Disability and Health Journal. 2013; 6(1): 26-35.
Lara R. Robinson, Rebecca H. Bitsko, Laura A. Schieve, Susanna N. Visser.
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Health Care Needs of Children with Tourette Syndrome.
Journal of Child Neurology. 2013; 28(12): 1626-1636.
Rebecca H. Bitsko, Melissa L. Danielson, Michael King, Susanna N. Visser, Larry Scahill, Ruth Perou.
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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
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