Noon. I am 22 years old I have tic disease and I often shake my head what should I do and what is the cure because this disease makes me feel uncomfortable
Tic is an uncontrolled, fast-paced, non-rhythmic movement that usually occurs in a particular muscle group. Apart from movement, it can also produce a vowel / sound. Until now, the cause of tic disorders is not fully understood. It is suspected that heredity and chemical factors in the brain (neurotransmitters). In addition, environmental factors such as disturbances during pregnancy and birth as well as infections are thought to also influence the occurrence of tic disorders.
This set of tic symptoms is called Tourette's syndrome. The criteria are tic starts before the age of 18 years, is not caused by drugs, substances or other medical conditions, experienced several times a day, almost every day occurs for more than one year and experiencing both vocal and motor tic although not at the same time.
Tourette's syndrome cannot be treated and cannot be prevented. This chronic disorder may worsen or improve over time, whether treated or not. Of course, this disease can make you feel confident and limit your activities. Currently Riyad can consult a neurologist. A neurologist will examine Riyad and determine whether he needs treatment. The tic movement may be controlled with drugs and therapy. The doctor will also ensure that these facial movements are not caused by other medical conditions.
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For details, read: Tourette's Syndrome