Medication coming out of a bottle

When essential tremor negatively impacts your ability to comfortably go about your day, your doctor might advise a treatment plan that involves long-term medication protocols. Beta-blockers, epilepsy medications, tranquilizers, and migraine drugs are often used to treat this condition. With medication usage, patients with essential tremor may see an improvement in the muscle control necessary…

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Deep brain stimulation (DBS) surgery is a surgical procedure used to help those struggling with movement disorders such as essential tremor. During this procedure, wires tipped with electrodes are implanted in areas of the brain that regulate motor symptoms. This wiring funnels through the neck and connects to an impulse generator (IPG) battery implanted under…

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