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A 19-year-old female asked:

Why am i always hungry? i drink a lot of water. i eat something and am full for a min and then i can keep eating and i don't gain the weight.

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Dr. Kevin Olson
Family Medicine 34 years experience
Diabetes mellitus: Polyphagia, or increased hunger, is a common sign of diabetes mellitus. Increased thirst can also be a common sign. Please consult your family medicine physician to follow up on these symptoms. He/she will be able to check your blood glucose and HbA1c to rule in/out this diagnosis.

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Last updated Aug 18, 2016

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