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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Andras Koser
39 years experience Internal Medicine
Why u loosing weight: First it need to be determined what is the cause of your weight loss. In general people feeling "slepy" after a meal. It is caused by increased blood ... Read More

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A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Richard Murphy
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Lack of sleep?: Some sleepiness after a large meal is common, and probably related to hormonal and brain mechanisms where fullness and sleep cycles are regulated. Exc ... Read More
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A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Edward Hellman
28 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Unusual: Not a common complaint, but there are still multiple possibilities. A basic medical check up and blood work to look for things like diabetes, renal a ... Read More
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Peggy Ching
40 years experience Plastic Surgery
Sugar level rise: Sugar levels normally rise and then fall after eating, depending on what you eat, how much, and when you check the blood. Sleepy after a large meal i ... Read More
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A 48-year-old male asked:
Dr. Terri Washington
15 years experience Endocrinology
No: Sleepiness after eating is usually due to Amino Acids like tryptophan in the food, that is why people get sleepy after thanksgiving turkey.
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A 52-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mara Fiorentino
35 years experience Psychiatry
Two different issues: Review your diet for excess of carbohydrates, check for celiac disease and other food sensitivities, maintain a regular sleep schedule, consult with ... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Zunamon
37 years experience Cardiology
Many causes: First thing to do is sit down with a competent physician and provide a detailed history and receive a thorough physical exam-then appropriate diagnost ... Read More
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
It happens: This sounds like heat related illness but much less than true heat stroke or prostration. Most recover in a few days. In the future remember to fluid ... Read More
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Somnolence : Can have a variety of causes. Sleep apnoea among others might be important to exclude. Needs a consultation with a gp and/or consideration of tests
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Dr. Anthony Leazzo
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See your doctor: These symptoms can be from many different cause. Some include: thyroid disorder, vitamin deficiency, sleep apnea or depression. Please see your physic ... Read More

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