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Doctor insights on: Jerky Body Movements

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Have our bodies adapted/evolved to our daily movements and actions?

You asked another: Question recently that sounded like it was for a school assignment. You aren't trying to get us to do your schoool work are you? Suggest you try googling under ' evolution'. ...Read more

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My body tempurature has been boiling hot more so when im in still movement, this has been ongoing for nearly 3 weeks. What is happening with my body?

My body tempurature has been boiling hot more so when im in still movement, this has been ongoing for nearly 3 weeks. What is happening with my body?

Check Your temp: Important to document your temperature q 8 hrs for several days. Is it fever? How old are you? Is it perimenopausal? Are you taking any medicines that can be the cause? Any other symptoms? ...Read more

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What's the cause of restriction in body movement?

What's the cause of  restriction in body movement?

Many possibilities: Muscle tears or injuries, arthritis, spinal injuries, surgical fusions, excess muscle tension, medication side effects, psychiatric disorders, neurological disorders, strokes, somatoform disorders and even personal injury attorneys and litigation. ...Read more

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After a stroke would an eldery woman recover movement on the right side of her body?

After a stroke would an eldery woman recover movement on the right side of her body?

Depends: Age is really not the factor here. The recovery of motor function after a stroke takes about 6 months in most cases. Those that find motor function returning early within the first few weeks after a stroke usually go on to the best recovery. Those who have no movement after a few weeks will typically have slower and less complete return of motor function. ...Read more

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Are compound movements more essential than isolation when striving towards a aesthetic body?

Are compound movements more essential than isolation when striving towards a aesthetic body?

More coordination : Compound movements involve comp, ex coordinated movements of muscles which may provide overall enhanced aesthetic form rarer than isolating a particular muscle which is more likely to provide selective targeting but perhaps excessive strain on one muscle group, joint of tendon. Proper training supervision or gently progressive increased resistance is generally recommeded. ...Read more

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Sometimes when I move I get tingles all over my body sometimes upper sometimes lower what would this be? Not sure which movements cause this

Sometimes when I move I get tingles all over my body sometimes upper sometimes lower what would this be? Not sure which movements cause this

Need much more info.: What you're describing requires a lot of other information to make sense out of the picture. Also, your age being 16 prevents us from giving you specific medical advice as you are a minor. Have your parents set up an account for you & then, come online to consult a physician in the state you live. My webpage is www.healthtap.com/drsaghafi & I'm a neurologist if that may be of benefit to you. ...Read more

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At time with movement I get tingles all over my body sometimes lower sometimes upper, no certain movement in particular...what could this be?

At time with movement I get tingles all over my body sometimes lower sometimes upper, no certain movement in particular...what could this be?

Could be paresthesia: See you physician to clarify this. This does not suggest a localized neurological problem which tingling sometimes suggests. Paresthesias are skin sensations and can be present in certain clinical settings. These are usually benign conditions associated with irritated muscles. ...Read more

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What causes a lot of body movement during sleep?

What causes a lot of body movement during sleep?

Several things: Periodic limb movements may be caused by excessive exercise, caffeine/alcohol use, stress, obstructive sleep apnea, medications, etc. Rem sleep behavior disorder can cause body movements as well. ...Read more

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What organ handles most involuntary movement in the body?

What organ handles most involuntary movement in the body?

The brain: The brain and central nervous system are generally responsible for voluntary and involuntary movements in the body. Twitching in muscles can be caused by a calcium deficiency and other causes. You must see a "neurologist", a specialist in nerve problems. ...Read more

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Could MS effect speach and movement of left side of the body suddenly with no numbness?

Could MS effect speach and movement of left side of the body suddenly with no numbness?

Yes, however: you should be seen by a Neurologist & formally diagnosed w/this condition as there are other causes ie TIA &/or stroke that could explain these symptoms.This is considered a medical emergency & you should go to the ER right away if this just occurred. Signs & symptoms of multiple sclerosis vary, depending on the location of affected nerve fibers.They may include:Numbness or weakness on 1 side. ...Read more

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What are sudden, short jerking movements occurring when the body begins to relax in bed?

Hypnic jerks: Jerking movements occurring as one is falling asleep are called hypnic jerks and are normal. Jerks during sleep may be periodic limb movements if they are repetitive, brief, and occur in series. If they cause poor sleep or daytime sleepiness, they can be treated, but they often occur in normal subjects. Jerks may occur with sleep apnea , parasomnias (abnormal sleep behavior), and seizures. ...Read more

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My 16 month old son can't keep his food in his body he keep passing bowe movement after every meal?

My 16 month old son can't keep his food in his body he keep passing bowe movement after every meal?

Several Possibilitie: May be a problem digesting certain foods. Could be infection. More details are needed and you need to check with your doctor. ...Read more

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23 year old female. Chronic spinal creptis. Cracks/pops with every body movement/adjustment. Painful to straighten back or sit long. Possibilities?

23 year old female. Chronic spinal creptis. Cracks/pops with every body movement/adjustment. Painful to straighten back or sit long. Possibilities?

Inflammation: You may have some soft tissue inflammation or deconditioning causing your symptoms. Unlikely to be any significant pathology at your age. It would be reasonable to treat with physical therapy and NSAIDs, and if you don't improve after that, then an MRI would be helpful to rule out any significant pathology. ...Read more

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Hello am Addey, am having a kind of movement in my body, it feels like warm like movement socking blood or sort, i dont really understand. I feel this?

Hello am Addey, am having a kind of movement in my body, it feels like warm like movement socking blood or sort, i dont really understand. I feel this?

Need more info.but..: if in bowels could be tape worm especially if animlas around, or parasite or if black stools maybe ulcer or just simple gas and gastroenteritis, but if persist more than a month get to a gastroentologist , get labs including,cbc,cmp,tsh,25[oh]D levels, never smoke or you are going down fast , drinkalcohol only moderately , ...Read more

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Causes for involuntary body movements during sleep?

Causes  for involuntary body movements during sleep?

JLS: The usual is jumping legs syndrome but i guess that it can exetend to other parts. It indicates an irritable nervous system. ...Read more

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What body movements are involved in tardive dyskinesia?

What body movements are involved in tardive dyskinesia?

Dystonic: Movements can actually be of any sort, although slow writhing is usual. Tremors, spasticity, cramping can occur. Movements are asymmetric and poorly organized, coming at irregular intervals, although the intervals may be quite brief. ...Read more

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Test detects presence of pf hla b 27 antigen. Ple suggest do's n dont's for me , abt diate, exercises, body movements etc. Thanx.

Test detects presence of pf hla b 27 antigen. Ple suggest do's n dont's for me , abt diate, exercises,  body movements etc. Thanx.

Don't Rx a lab value: The only question is whether you have reactive arthritis / ankylosing spondylitis or not. If you do, your physician is the one to make recommendations -- there's some biotech options that are very helpful. If you're not symptomatic, and this was found on a fishing expedition, it will probably never affect your life and there's nothing to do in any case. Best wishes. ...Read more

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Hello, i'm currently suffering from itching and crawling sensation round my whole body really, even my eyelashes sometimes feel movement, ?

Hello, i'm currently suffering from itching and crawling sensation round my whole body really, even my eyelashes sometimes feel movement, ?

See answer: Generalized itching without a rash can be: psychiatric in origin, due to dry skin(Xerosis) in aging, due to a systemic disorder or side effect of medication. Often times the history and exam will suggest the cause. In cases where the cause isn't obvious a laboratory screen is indicated along with a trial of anti-itch medication. If the itching is persistent more in depth evaluation is needed. ...Read more