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A 24-year-old female asked:

my right eye has been twitching own and off for about two weeks. is this a sign of stress? what can i do to make it stop? also my arm muscle started twitching yesterday but stopped.

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Dr. Bernard Seif
Clinical Psychology 40 years experience
Twitch: Please see doc. Consider supplementing with magnesium. Stress can increase the symptoms. Peace and good health.
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology 49 years experience
See below: In addition to the suggestion from Dr. Seif, you may try an electrolyte drink like Gatorade. Wish you good health! - Have a diet rich in fresh vegetables, fruits, whole grains, milk and milk products, nuts, beans, legumes, lentils and small amounts of lean meats. Avoid saturated fats. Drink enough water daily, so that your urine is mostly colorless. Exercise at least 150 minutes/week and increase the intensity of exercise gradually. Do not use tobacco, alcohol, weed or street drugs in any form. Practice safe sex, if you have sex. Get HPV vaccine
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology 49 years experience
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Wish you good health!
Feb 12, 2018

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