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Hi, i've been having a lot of problems shaking. mostly shaky hands, but latly my face has been twitching too? i have a healthy diet, so i don't know y i do tht

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Dr. Keegan Duchicela
family medicine 16 years experience
Twitching: In someone young and otherwise healthy, twitching can happen because of medicines, caffeine, anxiety, lack of sleep. There are other uncommon neurological and endocrine things that can cause this too, but i tell my patients to avoid the caffeine, stimulants and get lots of sleep first for a few days before doing extensive workup.
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