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A 21-year-old female asked:

1/3. is it possible to eat so much that it can cause your stomach to feel sore? i ate a heavy lunch on monday 12/25. i felt super full and haven't had many bowel movements. i have trouble with constipation so is that it?

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Dr. Sandra Lora Cremers
Ophthalmology 25 years experience
Eating too much: Yes, it is possible to eat too much. Have you had any veggies or fiber? This is essential to having normal bowel movements. Eating too much increases your risk of diabetes and many unpleasant GI issues/disease in the future.

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Last updated Jan 17, 2019

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