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Why does my body jerk awake just as I'm falling asleep?

Dr. Mehmet Oz, MD
Cardiology (Cardiovascular Disease)

Ever wake up suddenly as your body jumps awake? In this video, Dr. Oz reveals the cause of these sudden muscle jerks.


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