Essential Tremor Support Group

Essential Tremor (ET) is a neurological disorder characterized by shaking of hands (and sometimes other parts of the body including the head), evoked by intentional movements. The incidence is unknown, but is estimated to be as common as one person in 20, and it is the most common type of tremor and also the most commonly observed movement disorder.

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Driving with ET

I was just diagnosed with ET and have a lot of hand tremors, leg weakness and convulsions. I was wondering if you have to give up your license or report to the DMV if you are diagnosed with ET?

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I would not but i would not drive long distance . I have people at work that take me to meetings in diffrent cities when the distance is too far.
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