... ucks and I can understand your frustration about the "unknown" when it comes to MS. I have a friend who has a VERY rough time with the disease, but on the other hand I have a friend who you wouldn't even know she is sick. She has only had one relapse in 7 years and it was fairly mild and was gone in 4 months. ... (9 replies)
... ALmost like a caffene high. Now, my whole right hand and arm are super crampy, achy, numb. It hurts really bad, and keeps me up all night. I keep thinking my hand is twitching or fingers are twitching at rest, but I can't tell all the time. It feels like my hand wants to move, but it can't. ... (7 replies)
... They shake when I hold them straight out in front of me but when they are resting on a table top or on my lap or straight down at my sides they do not. I notice one hand shakes worse than the other. I am completely stressed about this and can't stop thinking about it. ... (1 replies)
... this sight since April. I've been trying to find out about memory problems for a number of years. They finally said that it wasn't dementia and started on the shaking in one hand. First I was mad. Can't think and they worry about shaking. Dr's said they suspect Parkinsons. They're just waiting for the last of the tests. ... (3 replies)
... ok here is the first one i wrote, aobut how it feels to have parkinsons
the shaking one
searching for the dream unhidden
praying cures are not forbidden.
let the shaking one have need
fantasy or fact, take heed
the mind the body has ridden (1 replies)
... All Neurologists are not created equal, her original one for 10 years was adding medications every time she had a visit. They helped with some things but hurt others much worse than the PD symptoms. ... (9 replies)
... Shaking right hand when hand is at rest, sometimes involves whole arm and can spread to feel like the entire body is shaking on one side. Worse under performance situations. ... (23 replies)
... Hi all,
I understand that you probably receive many posts like this, but would appreciate your advice and guidance as both myself and my family are very concerned at the moment.
I have recently visited my GP with the following symptoms:
- Mostly mild tremors in both hands (mainly right side) and legs (particularly when foot is resting against an object, e.g. table... (23 replies)
... I'm no expert, but those things don't sound like PD (Parkinson's Disease) to me. I believe the 3 main symptoms of PD are muscle stiffness, slow/difficult movement and resting tremor.
Stiffness and difficult movement obviously go together - one example is stiff arms that do not swing 'normally' when walking. Also walking can become more like shuffling - taking smaller steps... (3 replies)
... as determined to find true love before i was a "cripple'' This lead me down a path of horror.. When they discovered tat work of my disease I went from the golden one to the expenible one.. I was in no time handed my walking papers and disabilty forms at same time.. My worst time came the year before my operation.. ... (1 replies)
... years to find out what the problem is with my short term memory problems. Now the docs are saying it might be parkinson's. I have a very slight shaking in my right hand. This one thing that never even occured to me. The neurologist picked up on it at a recent appointment. ... (0 replies)
... her hand writing that used to be gorgeous is now small and sloppy, when she can even write due to the shaking. ... (3 replies)
... I'm 17 years old and I am starting to freak out here. This summer I woke up and a finger in my left hand was shaking, and it didn't stop for about a minute. The first thing I thought was Parkinson's Disease because I read something similar happened to Michael J. ... (2 replies)
... I do actually check my hands quite often, its just a habit and I cant help it. I dont get panicky either :-\ I also use the computer a lot, but when i wasnt feeling well i stayed off the computer and didnt go on except to read the few emails i had. It made no difference to my hands, and my mum had thought that the computer was the reason for my hands being like they are,... (25 replies)
... See, I have Panic Disorder and I have a bad habit of worrying myself sick, so if you noticed the shakes one day and keep obsessing about in, in a sense, you may be making yourself shake with anxiety. Your symptoms also sound similar to a sort of anxiety disorder. ... (25 replies)
... well if i hold my hand in front of me and don't move it, it will tremor slightly. ... (25 replies)
... I went to my Dr. with a whole bunch of things going on and they refered me to a nero dr who took one look at my hands and without any tests said I have Essential Tremor. ... (2 replies)
... My mother is 70 years old, she suffers from many health problems, enlarged heart from congestive heart failiure, pernicious anemia,hypo-thyroid, has had bladder cancer and was recently diagnosed with dietary diabetes(all of which are being treated).
My main concern though is her shaking hands, it started about 20 months ago with just a tremor in her right hand, now both... (7 replies)
... so i wrote the shaking one , and it amde me feel better. so i keep writing.. ... (1 replies)