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Son 4 twitches a little when sleeping

A 14-year-old male asked:
Dr. Dariush Saghafi
32 years experience Neurology
Several things poss: What does your pediatrician say? Getting a pediatric neurologist to take a look at your son would be a good first step and then, they could potential ... Read More
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A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
57 years experience Pediatrics
Twitching: His twitching may be reflexic but it could also possibly be a seizure. See your doctor and seee what thinks about getting an eeg.
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A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Maryam Shapland
16 years experience Emergency Medicine
Dehydration: Hi Jennifer, muscle twitching after heavy alcohol use can be due to dehydration and electrolyte abnormalities. Fluids and electrolyte drinks can comb ... Read More
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Alon Seifan
12 years experience Neurology
Seizure: If you are not normally a headache person, or these are new types of headaches, you should be seen by a doctor, preferably a neurologist. Twitching a ... Read More
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A 7-year-old male asked:
Dr. Derrick Lonsdale
72 years experience Preventive Medicine
No: It may be a result of feeding. Breast milk? Formula? If formula try switching to nutramigen.
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A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Lois Freisleben-Cook
40 years experience Pediatrics
See a doctor: He should be examined right way with these symptoms.
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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience Pediatrics
Can call Dr's office: Unusual breathing movements in a 1-month old may be a problem, but it is hard to tell without examining the baby and seeing the movements. The best wa ... Read More
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Dr. Kudus Akinde
18 years experience Pediatrics
No.: You should consider giving her pain relief medicine like acetaminophen or ibuprofen in age/weight appropriate doses for comfort. That way, she can get ... Read More
A 9-year-old female asked:
Dr. Daniel Ziegler
29 years experience Emergency Medicine
She's dreaming: it's normal. Our brain is supposed to detach from muscle activity when dreaming which is why we sometimes start to wake up from scary dreams and can't ... Read More
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nicole Dickens
25 years experience Psychiatry
Blepharospasm : What you are describing is called blepharospasm and can be due to things such as stress and caffeine.
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A 6-year-old male asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
57 years experience Pediatrics
Rem sleep: Your baby's actions are normal.
A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Marvin Den
44 years experience Internal Medicine
Need to exercise: You should exercise and stretch. You really are too young to have osteoarthritis, but may be prone. If that does not help would seek some medical atte ... Read More
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A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Albert Pizzo
59 years experience Family Medicine
Wind pain: This may be a colicy situation. It may be related to diet e.g. Breast feeding or formula. If breast feeding then check on mothers diet. If on formul ... Read More
A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
Is this a change: A lot of 4mo spit a lot & many poop that often. Babies lose a lot of body heat from their head so a warm head isn't particularly worrisome.Having a no ... Read More
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A 42-year-old male asked:
Dr. Holly Maes
35 years experience Pediatrics
Atelectasis: That is a big fancy doctor word for tiny areas of collapse of the air sacs in the lungs. It is very common after surgeries, etc, when it hurts to take ... Read More
A 53-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
Likely Normal: The tongue surface becomes gray before the older skin cells shed.Food & meds can stain the tongue.Examining the inside of the eyelid is a better refle ... Read More
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Luis Taylor
38 years experience Pulmonology
Possibly: pleurisy or inflammation of the inner lining of the lung. Causes include virus infection or more likely in her case, musculo-skelatl fatigue due to c ... Read More
A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jenny Sung
23 years experience Pediatrics
Needs an exam: Can be everything from itchy eyes to infection to foreign body to corneal abrasion, so have him checked by his doctor.
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Natalie Hodge
25 years experience Pediatrics
Hard to say?: This could be normal behavior, would be helpful to see a video and understand the context of the rest of his developmental history. Does he have spee ... Read More
A 47-year-old female asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
57 years experience Pediatrics
Worried: You husband may be in extremis. I would get him to the hospital as quickly as possible for help.
A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Pietro Seni
46 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Nerve compression: The numbness in your hand is probably due to compression of the ulnar nerve at the elbow, it will give you numbness of the little finger and ring fing ... Read More
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A 35-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Comisi
37 years experience Dentistry
Get to doctor: If it were my child, i'd have him to the physician immediately.
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A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Pierrette Mimi Poinsett
37 years experience Pediatrics
Might be...: Your baby might have a cold/upper respiratory infection, possibly might have an ear infection. If your baby is cranky, irritable and restless- import ... Read More
A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Paul Holmwood
34 years experience Ophthalmology
Yes: yes, this is what all kids do, it's Ok, don't lose sleep
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