Not always Parkinson's disease

July 2012
Mayo Clinic Health Letter;Jul2012, Vol. 30 Issue 7, p4
The article discusses tremors of the hands and other areas of the body that become more noticeable with age affecting normal actions such as handwriting, holding a cup, and eating with utensils. It notes that most tremors, which take many forms and many causes, cannot be cured but treatment strategies can help most people who have tremors regain a measure of control and confidence and enjoy life. Common avenues for the treatment of essential, Parkinsonian and physiological tremors are offered.


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