Healthy Living: Triumphing Over Tremors
Essential tremors impacts 10 million Americans, typically causing one or both hands to shake and interfering with simple tasks like writing or drinking from a cup.
In Healthy Living, we’re seeing how a newly FDA approved therapy that is helping patients make rapid improvements.
Dr. Nagel says the therapy is also approved for tremors related to Parkinson’s disease.
Doctors are currently only using the ultrasound on one side of the brain at a time.
Long-term results are not available yet, but it is covered by insurance.