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Is it normal not to have food cravings while pregnant?

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Dr. Megan Bird
Obstetrics and Gynecology 19 years experience
Yes: While most women will have one thing or another that they really crave or can't eat at all, many women go through totally normal pregnancies with not a single craving. Don't worry!
Dr. Anthony LaBarbera
Dr. Anthony LaBarberaanswered
Pediatrics 28 years experience
See Below: Yes. Not all women develop specific cravings. And, some women develop food aversions.

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A 31-year-old member asked:

Is it normal not to have food cravings while pregnant?

2 doctor answers2 doctors weighed in
Dr. Megan Bird
Obstetrics and Gynecology 19 years experience
Yes: While most women will have one thing or another that they really crave or can't eat at all, many women go through totally normal pregnancies with not a single craving. Don't worry!
A 49-year-old member asked:

When do food cravings start when you're pregnant?

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Dr. Stephen Southard
Internal Medicine 15 years experience
To be honest: No one knows definitely, many of the theories behind them suggest a strong hormonal contribution, but it really isn't known!

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