Posted on June 29, 2022

Each semester, the IETF awards four $1,000 college scholarships to students who have essential tremor through its Catherine S. Rice Scholarship Fund. As part of the application process, students are asked to write an essay on the topic, “how essential tremor has affected my life.” The following essay is from one of our fall 2022 […]

Posted on June 29, 2022

Each semester, the IETF awards four $1,000 college scholarships to students who have essential tremor through its Catherine S. Rice Scholarship Fund. As part of the application process, students are asked to write an essay on the topic, “how essential tremor has affected my life.” The following essay is from one of our fall 2022 […]

Posted on June 7, 2022

Navy Veteran Peder Nelson is training for his second Cloudsplitter 100, a 100-mile ultramarathon. His goal is to raise awareness about essential tremor and support for the mission of the International Essential Tremor Foundation. Hear his ET story and learn how exercise helps him emotionally and physically. Follow his story and journey on his Difficult […]

Categories: Podcasts
Posted on June 7, 2022

Janet’s ET Story When I was a little girl, my dad introduced me to a beauty queen. (Her name was Ann Sidney). Dad was friends with her father. He knew it would be good for his shy, young daughter to meet this beautiful woman, who actually went on to become Miss World. Her body measurements […]

Posted on May 18, 2022

By Arif Dalvi, MD, MBAPalm Beach Neuroscience Institute By definition essential tremor (ET) is a monosymptomatic disease with tremor as the only symptom and without an underlying cause in the form of other neurological diagnoses. ET presents most commonly as a postural tremor of the hands, although a head or voice tremor are often seen. […]

Categories: ET Treatment
Posted on April 6, 2022

Mark Your Calendars for Our Fall Conference, ET Research is the Topic of Our Latest Education Event, Scholarships Available for College Students with ET.

Categories: Tremor Gram
Posted on March 11, 2022

Irem Sara’s Story My name is Sara. I’m 21 years old and I was diagnosed to essential tremor two years ago. The first time that I heard this I felt exhausted. The first medication I started caused complications with my heart. After I took my medicine, I was feeling like I was fighting with a […]

Categories: Personal Stories
Posted on March 7, 2022

Jennifer’s Story “You have essential tremor (ET). It’s a neurological movement disorder that has no cure, and is progressive.” This is what my doctor told me. How does one process that at 34 years old or at any age? The fact is it may take time. It has taken me two long months and hours […]

Categories: Personal Stories