Bell’s palsy is a sudden weakness or paralysis of facial muscles that usually affect one side of the face. Learn more about its symptoms, treatment and recovery.
Nervous system diseases
Problems of the nervous system include Alzheimer's, Bell's palsy, cerebral palsy, epilepsy, motor neurone disease, multiple sclerosis, neurofibromatosis, Parkinson's, sciatica, shingles and stroke.
If you have facial droop, your face doesn’t look symmetrical and moving an eye or your mouth may be difficult. See a doctor if you notice any facial drooping.
Spasms in the eyelid (A ‘twitching eye’ or an ‘eye twitch’) can signal fatigue, stress and in rare cases, multiple sclerosis. Learn about its causes, treatments and when to see a doctor.