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Diagnosing essential tremors
If you are having tremors, take note of what you are doing when they happen.
Are you standing still or moving?
Is there anything that makes them better or worse?
When did you start having them?
Do they get better or worse if you’ve had alcohol?
Talk to your health-care provider. Your answers will help your provider determine the type of tremors you have in order to come up with a treatment plan.
Your provider may order blood tests or brain scans to check for other medical problems that could be causing them.
Essential tremor treatment
Physical or occupational therapy