Difficulty Falling Asleep And Shaking Hands Or Tremor

Reviewed on 8/30/2021

Shaking hands or a noticeable tremor can have many different causes, including excessive caffeine use or benign essential tremor as well as other neurologic conditions. These conditions may be linked to sleep disturbances, or insomnia and sleep disorders may be present at the same time due to a different cause. Pay attention to your symptoms, and seek the advice of a doctor if you are concerned about any symptoms.

While the list below can be considered as a guide to educate yourself about these conditions, this is not a substitute for a diagnosis from a health care provider. There are many other medical conditions that also can be associated with your symptoms and signs. Here are a number of those from MedicineNet:

At MedicineNet, we believe it is important to take charge of your health through measures such as a living healthy lifestyle, practicing preventative medicine, following a nutrition plan, and getting regular exercise. Understanding your symptoms and signs and educating yourself about health conditions are also a part of living your healthiest life. The links above will provide you with more detailed information on these medical conditions to help you inform yourself about the causes and available treatments for these conditions.

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