My name is Logan Kurtz, and I am 17 years old. I am the CEO and founder of Definite Possibilities, a website that gives people with any disability or disorder a place where they can feel comfortable and express themselves. I am also the creator of the Facebook page called Help Spread the Word about Tourette’s Syndrome.
Throughout my life with Tourettes Syndrome, challenges were always present in anything I did. Problems always occurred, whether I was ready for them or not.
“My son had a dormant Tourette’s gene. It became active when a psychiatrist went the easy route and decided to put him on a stimulant drug, Ritalin, when there was Bi-polar on the father’s genetic side. A stimulant drug should NEVER be prescribed when there is Bi-polar in the history. Within 36 hours my son’s Tourette’s gene was activated. That was 11 years ago.”
My mom said about me on Nov. 3, 2010. I have many stories to tell about my life with TS. Continue reading