Navigation Links
EHE International Showcases The National Tourette Syndrome Association, Inc. with Month-Long Window Display in Rockefeller Center Plaza
Date:7/5/2011

NEW YORK, July 5, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The national Tourette Syndrome Association, Inc., (TSA) has unveiled a 115-square foot display window in 10 Rockefeller Plaza, created to generate awareness and acceptance of all people living with the much misunderstood neurological disorder, Tourette Syndrome.

"We Have Tourette's But Tourette's Doesn't Have Us" is the personal message conveyed directly from those who struggle everyday with the symptoms of involuntary sounds and movements called "tics" which manifest in early childhood. There is no cure and the cause is still unknown.

The window at 10 Rockefeller Plaza, donated by EHE International, will be on display for the public from Friday, July 1 through Friday, July 29.

"We at EHE International are pleased to offer the Tourette Syndrome Association, Inc. the window space for use in their mission to raise awareness about Tourette Syndrome and help reduce the stigma associated with it," said Deborah McKeever, EHE International President.

Judit Ungar, President of the TSA said, "We are so grateful for this unique opportunity to reach such a massive number of people on a daily basis. The awareness that will result from this display will undoubtedly create increased acceptance and understanding of Tourette Syndrome and the people who have it."

The display will also feature a video screening of a close-captioned version of the Emmy-Award winning TSA-HBO documentary, "I Have Tourette's But Tourette's Doesn't Have Me."  This 30-minute film demystifies and humanizes what it's like to have TS by giving voice to children who have the disorder in a world that very rarely understands them as they struggle to fit in.

About the national Tourette Syndrome Association, Inc.
Founded in 1972, the TSA celebrates 39 years of service to the Tourette Syndrome community worldwide and has a three-pronged mission to identify the cause of, control the effects of and to find a cure for Tourette Syndrome through education, research and service. TSA has 33 chapters and more than 125 support groups throughout the country. For more information on TS, call 1-888-4-TOURET or visit http://tsa-usa.org.

About EHE International
Since 1913, EHE International has been the recognized leader in preventive medicine.  Its clinical protocols are specifically designed for the early detection of preventable disease and its associated risk factors, supported by robust personal coaching and wellness tools and resources, and its industry leading educational and social engagement platforms.  The company is well-known for its corporate-sponsored employee benefit, "EHE & Me," a patient-centered approach to preventive care and life-style management programs specifically designed for integration into self-funded employer-sponsored medical plans.

For more information, contact EHE International, 10 Rockefeller Plaza, 4th Floor, New York, New York 10020; 212.332.3705; www.EHEandMe.com.  

Press contact: Tracy Colletti-Flynn, Tourette Syndrome Association, tracy.flynn@tsa-usa.org, 718-224-2999


'/>"/>
SOURCE Tourette Syndrome Association
Copyright©2010 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related medicine technology :

1. Sanofi Pasteur Commends Winners of International BioGENEius Challenge
2. Octapharma USA Sponsors International Advisory Board for Evaluating Treatment of Patients with von Willebrand Disease
3. Golden Meditech Acquires Shanghai East International Medical Centre
4. Pepto-Bismol and Nick Cannon Heat Things up at this Years Nathans Famous Fourth of July International Hot Dog Eating Contest
5. OXIS International Names Former Wal-Mart Executive Ken Eaton to Board of Directors
6. Cellular Dynamics International Unlocks the Potential of Banked Blood Samples
7. PharmacoFore, Inc. Announces Positive Results from a Phase I Clinical Study of Its Hydromorphone Bio-Activated Molecular Delivery™ System, and Upcoming Presentation at the 2011 BIO Business Forum During the Annual BIO International Convention in Was
8. MAP Pharmaceuticals to Present Data on LEVADEX® at the 15th Congress of the International Headache Society
9. Asmacure Ltee to Present at the 2011 BIO Business Forum During the Annual BIO International Convention
10. Shenzhen Wuzhou Changlian International Trading Co. Establishes Relationship with Hospital in Africa
11. International Drug & Explosives Detection Company IDenta Corp. Announces New Representative in Japan
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:12/2/2016)... held the largest share in the ECG Cables And ... demand for remote monitoring ECG devices. On the other hand, ... to witness the highest growth rate during the forecast period. ... Dickinson and Company (U.S.), Medtronic plc ( Ireland ... and Mindray Medical International Limited ( China ), ...
(Date:12/2/2016)... , Dec 2, 2016 Research and Markets ... Share, Development, Growth and Demand Forecast to 2022" report to their ... , , ... $6 billion in 2015, and it is expected to grow at a ... is expected to witness faster growth during the forecast period, a CAGR ...
(Date:12/2/2016)... SAN FRANCISCO , Dec. 2, 2016  PipelineRx, ... clinical telepharmacy, will be offering demonstrations of its ... American Society of Health-System Pharmacists 2016 Midyear Clinical ... Las Vegas . With nearly 300 hospital ... telepharmacy services and technology designed to dramatically improve ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:
(Date:12/2/2016)... ... 2016 , ... On Dec. 2, 2016, CURE® magazine will host the 4th ... 2016 MPN Heroes—eight individuals who have made a difference in the field of rare ... of care, demonstrating leadership within the MPN community and/or a commitment to individual patients. ...
(Date:12/2/2016)... ... , ... Advanced Inc., a leading provider of travel therapy and travel nursing ... as Advanced Inc.’s Chief Financial Officer, effective December 1, 2016. Jason previously served as ... operational leadership experience to Advanced Inc. He began his career in finance at Ernst ...
(Date:12/2/2016)... ... December 02, 2016 , ... The annual time frame to change ... Election Period), is ending December 7th. Currently-enrolled Medicare beneficiaries who are looking to switch ... plan (Part D) need to make changes during this period order for their new ...
(Date:12/2/2016)... ... December 02, 2016 , ... Mediaplanet’s newest campaign, ... standing as living proof that attitude and determination can combine into the most ... spike around the holidays. This campaign will offer patients a new-found hope, by ...
(Date:12/2/2016)... ... 2016 , ... Mediaplanet is proud to announce the launch ... innovative treatments, therapeutic technologies, and revolutionized nutrition that are helping patients and physicians ... years in the last 3 decades,” says Dr. Valentine Fuster, a world-renowned cardiologist. ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):