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OldLeftieLawyer Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Oct-28-04 08:28 PM
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1. Take her to a doctor
Start with her pediatrician, and then go on to neurologist.

Tourette's is a very tricky diagnosis.

Good luck.
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  -Anyone have any experience with Tourettes Syndrome/Tic Disorder. mzmolly  Oct-28-04 08:26 PM   #0 
  - Take her to a doctor  womandingo   Oct-28-04 08:28 PM   #1 
  - We went to the Ped two days ago, and have an apt with a ped neurologist  mzmolly   Oct-28-04 08:29 PM   #2 
  - Dont be afraid to fire the dr if you need to.  juliagoolia   Oct-28-04 08:32 PM   #6 
  - What she said  Modem Butterfly   Oct-28-04 08:30 PM   #3 
     - I went the day before yesterday.  mzmolly   Oct-28-04 08:31 PM   #4 
  - I don't personally,  LynzM   Oct-28-04 08:31 PM   #5 
  - That would be great thanks.  mzmolly   Oct-28-04 08:40 PM   #10 
  - My son years ago  MuseRider   Oct-28-04 08:35 PM   #7 
  - Was he diagnosed with TS?  mzmolly   Oct-28-04 09:01 PM   #15 
     - Actually  MuseRider   Oct-28-04 09:36 PM   #17 
  - Must have more than one tic for Tourettes. Must have had them  MichiganVote   Oct-28-04 08:36 PM   #8 
  - She has multiple motor/vocal tics. And, our life has been peaceful  mzmolly   Oct-28-04 08:39 PM   #9 
     - Multiple tics need not be present in tandem  MichiganVote   Oct-28-04 08:49 PM   #13 
        - So do you think she has tourettes? Her blinking is totally gone and only  mzmolly   Oct-28-04 08:54 PM   #14 
           - No, you can do a number of things  MichiganVote   Oct-28-04 09:12 PM   #16 
  - As a mother of a child with a disability, I wish you and your family  Ilsa   Oct-28-04 08:43 PM   #11 
     - Thank you so much.  mzmolly   Oct-28-04 08:45 PM   #12 

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