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why do i crave sugary foods during menstruation periods?

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Dr. Kevin Considine
29 years experience Family Medicine
Energy: When you are menstruating the loss of some blood and cramps etc cause increased fatigue. The body often craves carbohydrates for quick energy during stressful times hence your craving for sugary foods during menstruation.
Answered on Oct 24, 2017
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