Posted by Darel
on November 09, 2000 at 19:46:39:
In Reply to: shakes posted by Len on November 09, 2000 at 19:23:50:
: Holding hands out and trying to keep fingers as close as possible without touching
: induces a clear shaking movement of fingers in me. Also noticed tremor of my hands
: -for example if hand is loosely gripped around computer mouse the cursor moves
: even though I am not initiating any voluntary movement! General body tremor is
: worsened by stress and goes away if I walk. Also get head jerking at night or when
: holding head in hands etc.. propranolol works but runs out , so need to top up - but doesn't
: remove tremor altogether..
: also have sleep disturbances , impotence , appalling mental state at times , fatigue of an appalling
: appalling nature , wierd walking patterns on waking up from sleep during day etc..
: have cfs diagnosis 23 years old
Doesn't sound like CFS to me, but I'm not a Dr. or anywhere close, just a person living with parkinson's. Have you seen a movement disorder specialist? Also you might try the new Healthboard Forum. Good Luck.