A 17-year-old female asked:
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my eye lid is twitching and it feels there's a pulse inside it. is that normal? should i be worried? (btw i wear glasses and this has happened before)

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Dr. Ivy Fisher
44 years experience Pediatrics
Twitching: The eyelids often twitch with stressors, nervousness, lack of good sleep and is not a problem clinically. Stretching the lids can help and getting good rest. Keep potassium high in the diet to prevent muscle spams in general. Welcome to health tap Dr. ivy Fisher
Answered on Jan 12, 2017
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