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There are certain diseases like Parkinson’s that can be cured with surgical techniques. These techniques can improve symptoms like hand tremor, lack of balance and other uncontrolled movements.

Surgical procedures like deep brain stimulation or thalamotomy are the most used in easing tremors. These procedures are performed only when the hand tremor is sever and all medication treatment had failed.

Deep brain stimulation or DBS is based on the implantations of electrodes in the part of the brain called the thalamus. The electrodes send high-frequency electrical impulses to the thalamus. The patient uses a magnet to turn on and off a pulse generator. The generator is implanted under the skin usually in the chest area. The Read the rest of this entry

Stress has been called recently “The disease of the century” and it is affecting more and more people every day. Stress has 4 categories of symptoms:

-          Cognitive: memory loss, anxiety, inability to concentrate

-          Physical: headaches, hand tremor, nausea

-          Emotional: agitation, depression, a sense of loneliness

-          Behavioral: isolation from society, using alcohol, cigarettes and even drugs to relax, nervous habits

But there are 20 easy steps that can help you diminish the stress level in your life:

  1. Always plan ahead, it reduces the risk of unforeseen problems on the way of development
  2. Do a “to do” list, it helps you organize you day at sets your priorities
  3. Finish your tasks on time, don’t bulk up on unfinished business Read the rest of this entry

Hand tremor is a condition determined by multiple causes like stress, alcohol and drug use, neurodegenerative diseases. But there is always essential tremor that doesn’t seem to have any conclusive cause. It appears between the ages 40 and 60, but also, in isolated cases, in childhood.

According to medical journals manifestations of hand tremor worsen if stress, tiredness, caffeine or diet changes appear in the subject’s life.

In order to improve the living of a patient suffering from essential hand tremor certain groups of medications can be administered:

- Tranquilizers – Tranquilizers such as primidone may be used to decrease patient’s anxiety and tension. This can also Read the rest of this entry