Watch for Clinical Trial Opportunities in Your Area, A New Medication for ET Could Be on the Forefront, Urge Congress to Support a Neuroscience Center of Excellence, Exploring New Therapies for Essential Tremor

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Posted on January 6, 2022

Jazz Pharmaceuticals is investigating a drug that acts to modulate the activity of t-type calcium channels associated with essential tremor. The investigational process and the work of Jazz is explained by staff members Michelle Baladi, senior director of global development, and Margaret Lee, head of neuroscience pharmacology.

Categories: Podcasts

By James Keolker,Certified Master Meditation Teacher I am a retired professor standing in front of my class of some 75 seniors at a senior education center. And until recently, I have tried to hide the fact that I have essential tremor in both my hands. I can’t put my hands in my pocket as I […]

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Steadiwear has introduced a second version of its smart glove, the Steadi-Two, developed to stabilize hand tremors. CEO Mark Elias discusses upgrades made to this device and how it works, plus feedback the company has received from the essential tremor community.

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Your GivingTuesday Donations Support Scholarships for Students with ET, Musician Shares Her Journey with Voice Tremor in Our Latest Podcast, Recognizing and Supporting Our Caregivers

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Diagnosed with voice tremor and spasmodic dysphonia in 2019, singer-songwriter Terri Hendrix has come to realize that attitude is everything. She advises aspiring musicians with essential tremor to own the condition. Her management techniques include vocal exercises, medication and sometimes a shot of alcohol. Be sure to listen until the end of the podcast because […]

Categories: Podcasts
Posted on October 6, 2021

TORONTO, Oct. 4, 2021 /CNW/ – A second-generation, streamlined and battery-free stabilizing glove that can adapt to a wider range of hand tremors in people with Essential Tremor and Parkinson’s disease has been developed by Canadian company Steadiwear Inc.

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September 2021 – Recent gifts from generous donors have provided the International Essential Tremor Foundation with the opportunity to revamp its 20-year-old research grant program for a more meaningful and long-term impact. When the grant program was established in 2001, it entailed awarded up to two $25,000 grants per year to studies addressing the nosology, […]

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 2021 […]