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why do I get a headache when im hungry

A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Ng
30 years experience Family Medicine
?hypoglycemia?: You may be hypoglycemic. Headaches have many causes, but the most common are actually low blood sugar and dehydration. Go see your doctor for a chec ... Read More
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Andrea
33 years experience Dentistry
Muscle tension : Muscle tension headaches can go down into the neck and be behind the eyes and into the jaw and temples. Not likely related to your hunger.
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Susan Rhoads
37 years experience Family Medicine
Yes: Sometimes when your blood sugar drops due to hunger, you can have a headache, or get shaky, cranky, moody and tearful. Especially if you are on a low ... Read More
A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Silviu Pasniciuc
26 years experience Internal Medicine
Poss. hypoglycemia: Try to avoid concentrated sweets. Mention your symptoms to your doc in order to start workup as well.
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A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Paul Grin
Dr. Paul Grin answered
35 years experience Pain Management
MOH: Patients who use acute medications excessively to alleviate headache are at risk for developing moh (medication overuse headache) secondary to the chr ... Read More
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nestor Del rosario
33 years experience Addiction Medicine
Discuss with MD: This space to short and can't ask questions for answers. You may just be stressed with back spasms and some coping mechanisms and some psychological i ... Read More
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Andrew Shatz
25 years experience Ophthalmology
These go together: If you are suffering from all these symptoms at the same time, you are likely not taking in enough calories. When the body does not get enough nutrie ... Read More
A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Alvin Stein
59 years experience Pain Management
You are starving: Starving is not the way to lose weight. Proper eating habits need to be developed. ' if you ar overweight , find a program that will let you los ... Read More
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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bernard Seif
39 years experience Clinical Psychology
Lyme, Fibromyalgia,: blood sugar dropping, and other possibilities. Please see your doc and tell him/her the entire story. Peace and good health.
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bennett Machanic
51 years experience Neurology
Try these: You may be experiencing migraines which could be a problem during the second trimester, and might be simply treated by inhaling 100% oxygen for a few ... Read More
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