Surgery that could cure shaky hands: Sufferer reveals how undergoing pioneering treatment ended years of misery
- A million people currently suffer from uncontrollable shaking in Britain
- It can affect different parts of the body including the hands, legs and voice box
- Tremors are caused by faulty circuits parts of the brain controlling movement
- Selwyn Lucas, 53, underwent new ultrasound treatment to cure his tremors
The tremor in my right hand started about 20 years ago — it was steady when I wasn’t using it, but sometimes would shake when I picked something up.
This happened just occasionally until ten years ago. Then, every time I went to pick up a paintbrush, my hand would shake uncontrollably.