In the middle left of my back, I have a little annoying muscle twitch, and in my right calf that I can see, it's jumping right now. This is fun! (I have told you about Mr's face tic, now I've developed TWO! His is obviously a stress reaction, he gets tanked, has to be an adult, and it comes out as a jaw tic.)
I'm sitting here at the moment, getting up and doing house-things, kid things, and my leg and back are talking to each other. It's new, and different than the previous issue of NOT FEELING MY FEET AND HANDS...which I actually now appreciate more because it made me walk to 'shake it off.'
Since I play Nurse Google, this can be attributed to the seizure medicine, as can every dog gamn thing on earth. I don't particularly like reading the list of potential side effects, because "Whoa, I have that."
Hey, "motor twitching!" Oh look, "ataxia!" And then there's the super-fun "mental-confusion!" I have taken to just living with that fact that I'm LIKE THAT now.
The twitch can also happen with various deficiencies - magnesium and D seem the likely culprits. Medical history questions may include:
Medical history questions may include:
I think we need a home-testing kit for this stuff. It would be cheaper and easier, and we wouldn't have to explain things to doctors.