James A. Fussell

James Fussell is a writer for The Kansas City Star. He is the co-author of Ticked: Ticked: A Medical Miracle, A Friendship and the Weird World of Tourette Syndrome.

  • Finding Humanity in My Tourette Syndrome

    We still don't know what causes the bizarre affliction, or how many people have it. Characterized by uncontrollable behaviors and widespread misconception, as little as 20 years ago many didn't even know it existed.

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Cryotherapy's Dubious Appeal

James Hamblin tries a questionable medical treatment.

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Confessions of Moms Around the World

In Europe, mothers get maternity leave, discounted daycare, and flexible working hours.

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How Do Trees Know When It's Spring?

The science behind beautiful seasonal blooming

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