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    Tremor - Treatment Overview

    Some tremors can be treated with medicine or surgery.

    Essential tremor that doesn't get better with medicine may be treated with surgery, such as:

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    Understanding Parkinson's Disease -- Symptoms

    Parkinson's disease is a movement disorder that progresses slowly. Some people will first notice a sense of weakness, difficulty walking, and stiff muscles. Others may notice a tremor of the head or hands. Parkinson's is a progressive disorder and the symptoms gradually worsen. The general symptoms of Parkinson's disease include: Slowness of voluntary movements, especially in the initiation of such movements as walking or rolling over in bed Decreased facial expression, monotonous sp...

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    Last Updated: March 12, 2014
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