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I Have Essential Tremor

Essential Tremor anonymous support group with information on diagnosis, treatment, symptoms, along with personal stories and experiences with Essential Tremor. You're not alone. 9 People

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    I have had essential tremor for 6-8 years.  My symptoms evolved to being a severe tremor right hand that was out of my control.  It was a very rapid and persistent tremor. Difficult if not impossible to work with.   I opted for deep brain stimulation and so...
    shakyone shakyone 51-55, M May 30, 2008

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    I shake at least 75% of the time. I can't write anything by hand, have a full cup of tea or even scratch an itch on cheek (I end up getting poked in the eye) without my tremor...
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    Another horrible, horrible night. I was fine until I went to lay in bed to go to sleep. I don't understand why laying down triggers my tremors. It makes no sense to me. It doesn't...
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