Comedian with Tourette Syndrome Impresses America’s Got Talent Judges with Standup Routine

America’s Got Talent fans, meet Samuel J. Comroe. Comroe, who has Tourette Syndrome, made his debut on the reality competition series on Tuesday, when he impressed judges Howie Mandel, Heidi Klum, Mel B and Simon Cowell with his comedic talents. What set Comroe apart was that his standup focused on how he’s lived life with Tourette …

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On Having A Child With Tourette Syndrome

My son has Tourette syndrome. Tourette syndrome is a neurological disorder characterized by vocal and motor tics. It is often diagnosed in childhood, and despite popular belief, it does not always include the shouting of coarse language (coprolalia). Some children who have Tourette’s also exhibit signs of obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD), attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), or have impulse-control …

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