A spasm is an involuntary contraction of a muscle, and it can occur anywhere in the body. However, when that spasm occurs in the chest, it’s cause for alarm. Some conditions, like thyroid disease, anemia, diabetes, heart issues, and nervous system glitches can cause these uncomfortable spasms. Though, anything that […]
Joint pains, muscle aches, stiff and tired bodies. These issues affect millions and millions of people on a daily basis. Know when you should see a doctor.
What is a muscle spasm? A muscle spasm or a muscle contraction is an unintentional contraction of a muscle. Muscle spasms can occur very quickly and resolve quickly as well and they can be very painful as well. There is a difference between a muscle spasm and a muscle twitch. […]
Some people describe it as a twitch, a flutter or even a spasm they feel deep in their chest. Sometimes so deep the concern could be a heart condition or worse a heart attack. That thought alone can give a person an anxiety attack, another cause for the sudden sensation of […]
Muscle spasms are often something that many people suffer with. While most people think that having a muscle spasm is nothing more than a cramp, they would be wrong. These muscle spasms can be uncomfortable and extremely painful for many people, depending upon which muscle is affected. According to Debilitating […]
The conditions that are known as neurological disorders include a number of diseases that have an effect on the nerves, brain, and spinal cord. In many cases, neurological symptoms are experienced occasionally by people who are actually healthy and are not associated with any specific condition, disease, or disorder. These […]
Strokes are not caused by muscle spasms- however, in many cases, stroke survivors will experience some level of muscle spasticity- or muscle spasms. Keep in mind that no matter what the level of spasticity you are experiencing, there are treatments that are available to you. Why Does Muscle Spasticity Occur? […]