It appears you have not yet Signed Up with our community. To Sign Up for free, please click here....



Anxiety Message Board

  • Random Twitches/Adrenaline Rushes



  • Post New Thread   Reply Reply
    Thread Tools Search this Thread
    Old 05-16-2018, 12:47 PM   #1
    Jimmy19
    Newbie
    (male)
     
    Join Date: May 2018
    Posts: 1
    Jimmy19 HB User
    Unhappy Random Twitches/Adrenaline Rushes

    I've been struggling with this issue for years and haven't talked with anyone about it. I'm 18 years old and I don't have any disorders or other problems; I do really well in school.

    Starting about four years ago I started twitching around other people, especially when I'm nervous or angry. Talking to girls is a nightmare. My head shakes from left to right very quickly, almost like I'm shivering. When it happens,I feel a rush of adrenaline or dopamine. It almost feels like an orgasm.

    It also happens sometimes when I make eye contact with people, or when people breathe loudly or make sudden movements around me. When girls play with their hair it usually happens.

    This has really messed up my life. I avoid making eye contact when talking with people, I don't hang out with friends as much, and I avoid crowds because they set it off. Going to school is hell now, and it's so embarrassing when someone notices. I think it might be some kind of social anxiety, but I do public speaking and I can speak in front of hundreds of people without setting it off...

    There are also days when it's much worse. I've figured out that sugar and caffeine make it a lot worse. Sometimes I can talk with a girl and be completely normal, but other times, especially if there are a few other people around, it happens. I need help because I can't go on living like this. Is there some kind of doctor who could diagnose this? Does anyone have advice? I need to fix this.

    Last edited by Administrator; 05-16-2018 at 04:19 PM.

     
    Reply With Quote
    Sponsors Lightbulb
       
    Old 05-29-2018, 09:22 AM   #2
    thinmatches
    Newbie
    (male)
     
    Join Date: May 2018
    Posts: 5
    thinmatches HB User
    Re: Random Twitches/Adrenaline Rushes

    If it's getting in the way of living a normal life, I'd go talk to your primary care doctor. If they can't help or don't have enough experience, then they can surely point you at the right person to help you.

     
    Reply With Quote
    Reply Reply

    Related Topics
    Thread Thread Starter Board Replies Last Post
    Mulitple and Random Symptoms IsMyLifeOver General Health 2 09-22-2016 03:06 PM
    random "viral" infection krz83 Infectious Diseases 2 06-22-2013 07:34 PM
    Protein/creatinine - random urine Vicky446 Lupus 1 03-12-2013 06:34 AM
    Need help with Adrenaline rushes monica007 Panic Disorders 0 05-28-2012 05:38 AM




    Thread Tools Search this Thread
    Search this Thread:

    Advanced Search

    Posting Rules
    You may not post new threads
    You may not post replies
    You may not post attachments
    You may not edit your posts

    BB code is On
    Smilies are On
    [IMG] code is Off
    HTML code is Off
    Trackbacks are Off
    Pingbacks are Off
    Refbacks are Off




    Sign Up Today!

    Ask our community of thousands of members your health questions, and learn from others experiences. Join the conversation!

    I want my free account

    All times are GMT -7. The time now is 06:01 AM.





    2019 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands. All rights reserved.
    Do not copy or redistribute in any form!