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What could be causing a head twitch and headaches?

Over the last couple months I have noticed a twitch in my neck/head. I shake my head quickly back and forth as if saying "no." It shakes to each side once or twice then the feeling is gone. It happens several times per hour, usually at least once every few minutes. Once it starts, it happens a few times in a row, back to back. If I try to repress it, I feel a pressure building in my head. I also get headaches and the more my head twitches the worse the headache gets. The headaches are daily at this point and get worse as the day goes on.

When I was in 3rd or 4th grade (I am now 23) I remember a similar twitch and my parents thought it was tourettes. But then I got glasses and the twitch went away. I have had my prescription adjusted twice since this started up again and it hasn't helped. Contacts vs. Glasses don't change anything. This is seriously affecting my daily life as I look like a crazy person (and I work in a restaurant and in retail so customers can see). I try to do it in time to music, but it just looks like I'm having a seizure. WTF could be causing these involuntary spasms/twitches and how can I make them stop?

I do have a history of concussions. 3 in the span of a year and a half with 2 being within 48 hours of each other. However, that was 6 years ago so why would this being happening now?
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I am sorry you are having this issue!  Would you describe this more like an involuntary movement or impulse to move that you can't resist?  That would be indicative of something yes, like Tourette's.  My son has tics and has since a very young age.  Mostly now they are vocal in nature with simple noises he does very quietly to himself.  But he's had motor tics as well.  and for a bit, it was his head making an odd movement.  It was a bit disconcerting.  For him, he had an impulse to do it that he couldn't really control.  We worked on it to 'train' him if you will to do something else.  Snapping his fingers was the thing for a while instead and then this very subtle movement with his fingers that most people probably don't even notice.  But his is centered on when he is nervous, upset or excited.  It's worse at those times.  Are you nervous at work?  

I will tell you also that there is something called "essential tremor".  Essential tremor is a neurological (nervous system) disorder characterised by the involuntary shaking or trembling of particular parts of the body, usually the head and hands.  There is also something called AIM or Abnormal Involuntary Movement.  Here's an article with possibilities https://www.healthline.com/health/head-twitching#treatment  and some info specifically on essential tremors: https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/essential-tremor/symptoms-causes/syc-20350534

All of these conditions from Tourette's to AIM to essential tremor are usually discussed first with a neurologist and often treated medicinally with medication.  

Can you see a neurologist to discuss this?
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