A member asked:
My mother head shakes constantly and the more she try's to relax it the more it shakes.she is in good health and her hands don't shake. what is wrong?
1 doctor answer • 1 doctor weighed in
Dr. Idan Sharonanswered
Neurology 30 years experience
Shaking: Could be an anxiety condition, benign essential tremor, or a consequence of medications. Need to review blood work and see a neurologist.
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