Drug Similar to Botox May Help Writer's Cramp Botox reduces wrinkles and the symptoms of cerebral palsy. Now, a drug similar to Botox is showing promise as a treatment for writer's cramp, which can be very serious for a small percentage of the population.
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Drug Similar to Botox May Help Writer's Cramp

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Drug Similar to Botox May Help Writer's Cramp

Drug Similar to Botox May Help Writer's Cramp

Drug Similar to Botox May Help Writer's Cramp

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Botox reduces wrinkles and the symptoms of cerebral palsy. Now it's also being used to relieve writer's cramp. Dr. Sydney Spiesel, medical columnist for the online magazine Slate, speaks with Luke Burbank about new research into how Botox helps cramped hands.