Geepers creepers, where did I get twitching peepers? For the last week or so, my right eye has been twitching. Never being a medical alarmist, I didn’t think twice about it until it got totally annoying. I decided to check into what my good, imaginary friend, Dr. Oz had to say about the topic. Some of his videos on the doctoroz.com website didn’t work, so Share Care it was for me. I got these little nuggets of information – the truth about twitches if you will:
- You shouldn’t worry if they last less than a week
- Go see a doctor if your eye closes all the way
- You should also visit one if there is any discharge from the eye
- It usually resolves itself on it’s own
They say that the twitches tend to happen when you are stressed, which I am or fatigued – guilty as charged. I did notice a big improvement today and I never did have the “you should head to the doctor” symptoms. I guess it’s resolving itself, but it did remind me of my vow earlier in the year to work to live and unfortunately, due to circumstances beyond my control, it’s been a bit of a live to work time in my life. I do recognize that I need more rest and that perhaps it’s time to listen to some more Deepak – again, I’m not a meditation fan, but he is so nice to listen to that I fall asleep and getting more rest is important when you are feeling stressed – right?
This post is quick – like my eye twitch, but how much can I really write about so small a problem? I’ll just end it now with a little note of gratitude because I had a not so bad day. It was busy as always, but I got a free coffee today – a plus! I got to see a good friend today for lunch – another plus and I got to write for you (and me) finally after a little delay. A plus for me, so I continue to be…