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International Falls, MN
A 27-year-old female asked:

I'm female 190lbs 5'4" i'm constantly hungry after a full meal i'll be hungry 10min or 1 hr later and i get tired all the time after i eat why is this?

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Dr. David Houghton
Specializes in Internal Medicine & Pediatrics
Eating disorder: Your body doesn't need those calories. You are obese, and so the desire to eat is psychological. If you feel compelled to eat that often, when you are obese, you likely have an eating disorder. Talk to your doctor for a referral to an eating disorder specialist. Feeling tired can be from too much blood being used for digestion, not enough left to keep brain alert.
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