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A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Miroslava Fox
15 years experience Clinical Psychology
See below: lack of meaning or purpose. We all experience them at some point in our lives, but these feelings could be indicative of deeper issues.

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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Barbara Lavi
35 years experience Clinical Psychology
It's hard to know : How to help you with so little information. It sounds like you are feeling depressed and need someone to talk to. That is what therapy can do for you. ... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Nancy Liebler
29 years experience Critical Care
Many things!: When you get that empty feeling check in with yourself about sleep, nutrition and exercise. Are all appropriate and health enhancing? Emptiness can ... Read More
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Neil Liebowitz
39 years experience Psychiatry
Depression /anxiety: Anxiety causes the bowels to slow down leading to upset. The emptiness can come from depression. Talk to a counselor to see what the triggers might ... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Peter Forster
36 years experience Psychiatry
Many things: Could be depression or many other psychiatric conditions, it could be a physical health problem affecting your brain. For instance an imbalance in blo ... Read More
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Nancy Liebler
29 years experience Critical Care
A medical exam: How long have you felt this way? If the feelings persist i suggest you see your doctor and for a check up.
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marcie Berman
39 years experience Clinical Psychology
Increase awareness: First, are you eating enough? Assuming that you are, are not losing weight and are healthy, I would wonder if this chronic empty feeling in your stom ... Read More
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Donald Jacobson
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Sounds like depression: Please see your family doctor for a workup and treatment as well as psychotherapy referral. I don't know where you live as it does not come up on my i ... Read More
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Carlos Satulovsky
28 years experience Psychiatry
Hiatal: Hiatal hernia and other conditions may cause this symptom. Family practice/ internal medicine dr, or straight GI dr will clarify diagnosis. Best wishe ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Edward Kuhnley
45 years experience Child Psychiatry
Pregnancy symptoms: are likely due to hormonal changes. Morning sickness involves nausea with or without vomiting. To avoid nausea, avoid having an empty stomach by eati ... Read More

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