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On my birthday this past december I had got the uncontrollable shakes ever since I get real shaky a lot what could it be?

On my birthday this past december I had got the uncontrollable shakes ever since I get real shaky a lot what could it be?

Lots of things: Shakes can come from lots of things-- panic attacks, general anxiety, low blood sugar, withrawl symptoms, medication side effects, neurological conditions, ++++ reach out to your doctor to start figuring this out asap! ...Read more

Shaking (Definition)

Shaking is a symptom in which a person has tremors (shakiness or small back and forth movements) in part or all of his body. Shaking can be due to cold body temperatures, rising fever (such as with infections), neurological problems, medicine ...Read more


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After a week of norovirus and upon improvement starting having gas and extreme hunger. After eating — uncontrollable shakes.?

After a week of norovirus and upon improvement starting having gas and extreme hunger. After eating — uncontrollable shakes.?

Post diarrhea shakin: Ability to absorb foods decreases with viral diarrheas — you may be eating too much too fast and causing the shaking — start slow and easy and avoid rich or creamy or heavy foods. ...Read more

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Symptoms:nauseous, dry heaves, throwing up, loss of appetite, fever, hot and cold flashes, migraines, flushed skin, & uncontrollable shakes. Diagnosis?

Symptoms:nauseous, dry heaves, throwing up, loss of appetite, fever, hot and cold flashes, migraines, flushed skin, & uncontrollable shakes. Diagnosis?

Sick: You have listed a number of symptoms describing an illness that could represent a viral stomach flu. Food poisoning could be considered. Headache and nausea are also symptoms that could represent meningitis. In any case, a diagnosis can't be made without proper history and exam. ...Read more

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My body goes into uncontrollable shakes? Legs and shoulders and arms shaking rapidly, heart beats fast. Tasted vomit once. Bornwith blood clot onbrain

My body goes into uncontrollable shakes? Legs and shoulders and arms shaking rapidly, heart beats fast. Tasted vomit once. Bornwith blood clot onbrain

Get seen: This needs to be evaluated as a likely seizure disorder by a specialist, based on what you describe. Brodsky the outlook for these problems is much better than in the past. ...Read more

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My 24 year old daughter has uncontrollable head shakes. She had two major head trauma's a few years ago could that be the cause

My 24 year old daughter has uncontrollable head shakes. She had two major head trauma's a few years ago could that be the cause

Yes: Trauma brain injury frequently has long term sequlea. Talk to your doctor or consult a neurologist to see if there is anything that can be done to alleviate the symptoms. ...Read more

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Had uncontrollable chill & shakes, deorientation, & weakness taking gabapentin.

Had uncontrollable chill & shakes, deorientation, & weakness taking gabapentin.

Check with : Prescribing physician. Did you miss a dose? Missing can lead to seizures, do you feel it may have been a seizure? Any witnesses to it who could describe it to you more? The other possibility is if you are having kidney issues, dose may be too high or blood pressure is being affected. Either way, I would recommend seeing the prescribing doc for vitals and possible blood work to check kidneys. ...Read more

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My head shakes uncontrollably from time to time, what's it from?

My head shakes uncontrollably from time to time, what's it from?

See a Neurologist: Hard tito be certain without a more detailed history, a good neurological exam & probably an MRI of your brain. Don't worry, it's probably not something sinister. Most likely it's essential tremor. Doesn't sound like tics/tourette's, or parkinson's if it's just your head. Possibly a phasing dystonia. May well be treatable. Step 1.... See a good general neurologist & give yourself some peace of mind. ...Read more

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My leg shakes uncontrollably all the time & I can't figure out why? What may be the cause of this?

My leg shakes uncontrollably all the time & I can't figure out why? What may be the cause of this?

Restless legs?: It could be restless leg syndrome, worth it to see your doctor and have a discussion about causes and treatments.
https://www.ninds.nih.gov/Disorders/Patient-Caregiver-Education/Fact-Sheets/Restless-Legs-Syndrome-Fact-Sheet ...Read more

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My hand on my right side has episode where it shakes uncontrollably and sometime my whole body shakes and then my speech goes. What could this be?

My hand on my right side has episode where it shakes uncontrollably and sometime my whole body shakes and then my speech goes. What could this be?

Need to see a Dr.: You will need a physical exam and history. This could be anything from anxiety and nerves to tremors to partial seizures, which is what it sounds a little like, but unusual to remain fully aware during them. You may need imaging as well. At 18, this really could be a number of issues and it would be best to be thoroughly examined. ...Read more

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When I bend my left thumb it shakes uncontrollably. Any ideas? I have a video of it I can send you.

When I bend my left thumb it shakes uncontrollably. Any ideas? I have a video of it I can send you.

A tic?: The fact that you have the diagnosis of Tourette's makes me think this is somehow related. You may have some alterations in muscle contraction that contribute to both of these phenomena, the thumb shaking and Tourette's. Perhaps the thumb shaking is a tic. You should be able to send a video if you access HealthTap for a Virtual Consult. The website should be able to direct you in doing this. ...Read more

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My dad's right-hand shakes uncontrollably at times. What could this be?

My dad's right-hand shakes uncontrollably at times. What could this be?

Idiopathic tremor: If it shakes when he tries to do something think about intention tremor. Also, some meds can cause a tremor as well. If it is an intention tremor have him see a hand surgeon or a neurologist as I have found low dose Propranolol quite helpful. In fact, I treated my dad's tremor successfully with it. Hope this helps :). ...Read more

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What is the name of that disease where you lose all your motor skills and their hand shakes uncontrollably?

What is the name of that disease where you lose all your motor skills and their hand shakes uncontrollably?

Tremor: Some families have tremor
excessive amounts of acffein, nicitine can make a person shaky
to watch for parkinson's disease. ...Read more

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Why is it when I put pressure on the front"balls" of my foot my leg shakes uncontrollably? Happens to me with the slightest pressure

Why is it when I put pressure on the front"balls" of my foot my leg shakes uncontrollably? Happens to me with the slightest pressure

Position and balance: It could be due to your sense of foot position and balance. This is a sensation that is picked up by a special nerve called a "proprioceptor" this could be from neurological or musculoskeletal origin. Such a thing could also be due to tight muscle groups in the leg. If this seems to be getting worse or is causing you pain, you should have this evaluated by a physician. ...Read more

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When I sit down and put my foot in tippy toe position it sometimes shakes uncontrollably. This happened as boy too, I'm 32 now. ALS or MND?

When I sit down and put my foot in tippy toe position it sometimes shakes uncontrollably. This happened as boy too, I'm 32 now. ALS or MND?

Of course not: The principal feature of ALS is weakness, not shaking. If you'd developed ALS as a boy, you would have been dead many years ago. If you want to reassure yourself by reviewing the features of ALS, check out http://www.ninds.nih.gov/disorders/amyotrophiclateralsclerosis/ALS.htm. ...Read more

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Hello I'm from india. My dad's right-hand shakes uncontrollably from last 16-17 days. Dr. Prem gupta can you suggest good doctor in aims.

Hello I'm from india. My dad's right-hand shakes uncontrollably from last 16-17 days. Dr. Prem gupta can you suggest good doctor in aims.

Do not know AIIMS: I do not know any neurologist in aiims delhi. Search for an experienced neurologist online specifically looking for movement disorder specialist. It could also represent partial motor seizures if there is any impairment of consciousness during the uncontrollable shaking. ...Read more

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Doctor told me I have cubital tunnel in left elbow but now left arm shakes uncontrollably and now right arm is hurting what is going on?

U need to get tested: By an orthopedist and possibly by a neurologist to confirm the dx.
One can get pain with the cubital t syndrome. You might have a neck (spine) problem if both sides are affected. ...Read more

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How to prevent panic attacks? I get really nervous, whole body shakes uncontrollably,nervous rash across my chest and down my arms, and vomitting

How to prevent panic attacks? I get really nervous, whole body shakes uncontrollably,nervous rash across my chest and down my arms, and vomitting

Fear of Panic Attack: Fear of having a panic attack can affect really start limiting ur life. Avoidance is not the answer. That will only isolate u & grow the fear. Get good eval 1st: see clinical psychologist whose anxiety expert. Learn about effective treatment: exposure & response prevention which will involve facing ur fear in progressively more challenging steps. Try anxietybc.org for education'l info ...Read more

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My leg shakes uncontrollably when I lean on the balls of my feet or toes. I’m also struggling with precise movements in my hands. ?

My leg shakes uncontrollably when I lean on the balls of my feet or toes. I’m also struggling with precise movements in my hands. ?

Doctor Visit: You need to see a doctor or specialist called a neurologist. There are many different neurologic problems that can be causing the symptoms. Start with your primary care doctor. The results of the exam and labs will help diagnose your condition so treatment can get you better. ...Read more

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What can I do if my hand shakes sometimes uncontrollably why is this happening?

What can I do if my hand shakes sometimes uncontrollably why is this happening?

Tremors: Are they constant or intermittent. If intermittent and you don't have any other neuro complaints like headache, visual changes, weakness, or numbness it may be an intention tremor. However, given your young age make sure you are not taking too much caffeine. It's easy to do as I have fallen into drinking several cups of coffee during the day and it definitely does it. Hope this helps :). ...Read more

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Is the body by vi shakes safe?

Why?: Who knows, since no one knows what's in them and they are only studied scientifically if people get sick or die after using them. Plus, they won't help you lose weight, gain muscle or anything positive, although your wallet will lose weight. Save your money, and your health. Learn to eat and exercise properly for the rest of your life. Don't get medical info from friends, tv or the internet. ...Read more

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Are boost shakes better than ensure ?

Both are good: Both ensure and boost have about the same number of calories (250) as well as more in the plus varieties. Both suppy good amounts of protein, and can be used if you are lactose intolerant or need a gluten free diet. Cost and taste could be a factor, and are both better if chilled. My patients seem to like them both about the same. Consider carnation instant breakfast if money/taste is a concern. ...Read more

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Are there any good but cheap diet shakes?

Are there any good but cheap diet shakes?

Avoid: Don't get fooled that such products work long term. They don't. I've written a good summary of the elements of a healthy diet. You can cut-and-paste this link to read my summary. www.mdprevent.blogspot.com. ...Read more

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About once a month, I get shakes. Is that ok or bad?

About once a month, I get shakes. Is that ok or bad?

Shakes?: Lots of causing for the shakes — low blood sugar, anxiety, drug or alcohol withdrawal, seizures, and others. Please see your doctor to get a proper diagnosis. Some of these are mild and can be controlled with diet, counseling, abstinence, some like seizures, may need medication. Benign family tremor is more consistent shaking, which is usually mild. ...Read more

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Where can I get herbalife shakes? Are they good for you?

Herbalife: Healthtap Doctors are asked not to endorse specific brands or product lines. ...Read more

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My wife thinks I should see someone for my shakes. Should i?

Yes: Shakes can mean many things... Anxiety on the mild end of things. Alcohol withdrawal, hyperthyroidism, neurological disease, muscular disease are more dangerous. Get checked out. Your primary doc can start workup, or can see neurologist. ...Read more