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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Jerkishness: Some are ego-centric (world revolves around them). Some may be callous. Some may suffer from conditions like depression, anxiety or ptsd that can effe ... Read More

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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Uyeda
45 years experience General Surgery
Not sure : What you are describing, but if it is completely involuntary, it could be a seizure. If you don't lose consciousness or become incontinent, it is pro ... Read More
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mohammad Homsi
33 years experience Neurology
Seizures: A detailed history is needed. Uncontrollable body jerks could be seizure, if you have one side jerking and you are aware of it, this may represent si ... Read More
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A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Seth Aborhey
7 years experience Family Medicine
Difficult to say: Hello, uric acid can be associated with certain conditions when elevated. Usually not in conjunction with body jerks. You will need to see your physic ... Read More
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Brian Chimenti
27 years experience Sports Medicine
Meniscus tear: Additional activities, especially high impact or ones that involve twisting and pivoting, can cause meniscus to tear further. If/when you have this f ... Read More
A 41-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
44 years experience Pathology
No: You should document what you know carefully and then call the child protection services.
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
57 years experience Family Medicine
Jerking movements: You need to be evaluated by your doctor.Needs detailed history, history of any other medical condion or syptoms, meds being taken, alcohol use etc.And ... Read More
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
44 years experience Pathology
What's the worst?: The greatest danger is a possible stalking situation. Read up on this and if this is the case, respond appropriately. Otherwise, this is part of life ... Read More
A 15-year-old female asked:
Dr. Stuart Hickerson
32 years experience Family Medicine
Myotonus: Your body can twitch when your muscle groups contract spontaneously. This can be related to fatigue or over activity which causes your muscle fibers ... Read More
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A 17-year-old male asked:
Dr. Edward Seegers
46 years experience Internal Medicine
Masturbation?: Lori, what exactly is the problem you are having? Inability for erection? Can you be more specific? thanks

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