Living with ET

Essential tremor is a life-altering condition that makes everyday living a test of ingenuity, perseverance and self-esteem. Learn how people with ET can continue to live full, meaningful lives.
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Read about current treatment options for essential tremor, ranging from medication to surgical procedures.

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Support Groups

Check to see if there is an essential support group in your community or find information on becoming a Support Group Leader.

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Find an ET Specialist

Find a Movement Disorder Specialist or Essential Tremor Specialist in your community.

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Coping with ET

In order to assist people who have ET in continuing to live full, meaningful lives, the IETF offers some coping tips.

Helpful Resources