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what happens when you starve your body of carbohydrates

A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Sneid
41 years experience Endocrinology
There is: No such thing as a no carbohydrate diet. There is carbohydrate in most foods. Otherwise there would only be protein and fat and food would taste terri ... Read More
Dr. Martin Fried
36 years experience General Practice
Not a good idea: not a good idea to eliminate carbohydrates since your body runs on carbohydrates for energy. Even vegetables are low in carbs and provide some of the ... Read More

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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Kleerekoper
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"Overdose": Dieting is OK but only if you diet carefully. Look online to many articles about good diet control. Go without alcohol till things are OK. What makes ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Sneid
41 years experience Endocrinology
If you are: Starving yourself, you body is definitely not fine. Starving yourself is dangerous and harmful. Learn to eat correctly. Who knows why you blacked out, ... Read More
A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael Kleerekoper
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Hunger pains: At age 18 something is wrong. Please set up an appointment to see a doctor and describe all the things that trouble you.
A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Derrick Lonsdale
73 years experience Preventive Medicine
Boloney: You cheat on yourself so it is your decision.
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Sparacino
37 years experience Family Medicine
Fat's gone: Fat is no longer available for metabolism in the scenario you describe.
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A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. David Sneid
41 years experience Endocrinology
Stop starving: There is no medical value in starvation, and it is potentially dangerous. Learn to eat a restricted, but well-balanced diet plus daily exercise -- you ... Read More
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Victor Bonuel
38 years experience Internal Medicine
Get checked by your: Primary care dr. Many possibilities-diabetes, gastritis, hypothyroidism, urinary tract/vaginal infection etc. Give us some feedback.
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Kleerekoper
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Starving: That is an unusual question. Can you please provide some more information. In particular is there a good reason for your starving?
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Kleerekoper
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Starving: Why are you starving yourself? Please let me know and I might be able to offer some advice.

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