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I have spasm on my right eyelid for a week although I had full rest with 7hour for a day. Anyway I drink 2 cups of coffee everyday. Does this causes ?

I have spasm on my right eyelid for a week although I had full rest with 7hour for a day. Anyway I drink 2 cups of coffee everyday. Does this causes ?

Tricky Tick: "Ticks" come and go (I refer here to the nervous kind,not the biting kind),usually due to stress and yes, coffee can make them worse. Sometimes they last for weeks, often with no discernible cause, then go away to haunt someone else.If your tick("spasm")lasts so long it's uncomfortable or unsightly then see a doctor. There are a few ways to deal with them once anything serious (rare) is ruled-out. ...Read more

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My friend's eyelid is having spasms and twitching away?

My friend's eyelid is having spasms and twitching away?

Might be: Fasciculations (if very fine). If truly uncontrolled spasms, should be checked out. ...Read more

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I have elevated calcium and have been having nearly non stop (after every blink) spasms of my eyelid and occasionally in my leg for a week. Related?

I have elevated calcium and have been having nearly non stop (after every blink) spasms of my eyelid and occasionally in my leg for a week. Related?

Not likely.: Low calcium is associated with your symptoms. High calcium generally has very few symptoms unless the ca level is very high. Minor elevations of ca are usually "normal variation." ca that is markedly high - say above 11 or ca persistently elevated needs evaluation. ...Read more

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Could high calcium levels in my blood cause my upper eyelid spasms?

Could high calcium levels in my blood cause my upper eyelid spasms?

No: Hi, it's usually abnormally low calcium levels that cause neuromuscular irritability as manifested by tetany and muscular twitching. ...Read more

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Is it possible for eyelids to flicker without feeling your eye muscles spasm? I've been under a lot of stress.

Is it possible for eyelids to flicker without feeling your eye muscles spasm? I've been under a lot of stress.

Myokymia: Random twitching of an eyelid, which happens in normal people, is called myokymia (an involuntary, spontaneous, quivering of a few muscle cell bundles within a muscle). Myokymia starts and stops spontaneously. In the eyelids, it can last a few minutes to a few days. It can be caused by stress, dry eyes, lack of sleep. ...Read more

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I get severe eyelid spasms whenever i speak up in a group. My eyes close involuntary & water. What are some good ways to cope with this anxiety?

I get severe eyelid spasms whenever i speak up in a group. My eyes close involuntary & water. What are some good ways to cope with this anxiety?

If anxiety:: If this is truly due to anxiety, remember the people you are talking to have the same worries you do if they were to exchange places. Mentally picture them naked, rendering them humble people and speak your mind! ...Read more

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Eyelid/face twitching/spasms after doing chin ups, push ups, and chest dips. i have mild sore neck as well. no real pain. what's causing this?

Eyelid/face twitching/spasms after doing chin ups, push ups, and chest dips. i have mild sore neck as well. no real pain. what's causing this?

Myokymia: Random twitching of an eyelid, which happens in normal people, is called myokymia (an involuntary, spontaneous, quivering of a few muscle cell bundles within a muscle). Myokymia starts and stops spontaneously. In the eyelids, it can last a few minutes to a few days. It can be caused by stress, dry eyes, lack of sleep. I suspect your case is due to strain associated with the chin ups. ...Read more