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essential tremor

Postby Jikan » Thu Aug 23, 2012 8:34 pm

Essential tremor seems to run in my family. I have some symptoms sometimes; these are mitigated by avoiding excesses of coffee and staying present in the moment. I still get the shakes though.

what are the causes of this condition in TM? general advice?
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Re: essential tremor

Postby Blue Garuda » Thu Aug 23, 2012 10:12 pm

Jikan wrote:Essential tremor seems to run in my family. I have some symptoms sometimes; these are mitigated by avoiding excesses of coffee and staying present in the moment. I still get the shakes though.

what are the causes of this condition in TM? general advice?


Good luck.

My father had this condition. It was made worse when feeling stressed, when it became 'anticipatory tremor' , for example when asked to sign a cheque.

Alcohol worked- small amount. I'm guessing that TB has a herbal equivalent maybe - hope so. :)
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Re: essential tremor

Postby Malcolm » Fri Aug 24, 2012 2:47 am

Jikan wrote:Essential tremor seems to run in my family. I have some symptoms sometimes; these are mitigated by avoiding excesses of coffee and staying present in the moment. I still get the shakes though.

what are the causes of this condition in TM? general advice?


Without seeing you in person, it is hard to say.
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Re: essential tremor

Postby Music » Fri Aug 24, 2012 6:20 am

I have the same problem, but the body parts are different each time. Sometimes it could be the knees or thighs, other times it could be the arm. But most of it, I guess, is related to stress.
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Re: essential tremor

Postby Jikan » Fri Aug 24, 2012 12:38 pm

Thanks Malcolm!
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