"Telling my son's class was the best thing I could have done - he is so much more supported now, by his friends and teachers"
"I'm so relieved to get a diagnosis. I've been waiting all my life to find out what was 'wrong' with me. Now I know, I'm proud to be me!"
Tourette's Syndrome is an inherited, neurological condition, the key features of which are tics, involuntary and uncontrollable sounds and movements. TS is a complex condition and covers a wide spectrum of symptoms.
Tourettes Action is support and research charity working to improve the lives of people working with Tourette's Syndrome. Offers publications, a Helpdesk, events, support groups, news and information.
RT @bbc5live: "We are not possessed" @shelaghfogarty hears what it is like to live with tourette syndrome. Listen http://t.co/UQMSd5CH9b.
Details of our Radio 5 Live interview today! #Tourettes http://t.co/25DM7YGPyH
Shelagh Fogarty will be joined by Suzanne Dobson, CEO of the charity Tourettes Action discussing TS http://t.co/NJYrQvwqv3