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A 23-year-old female asked:

is it harmful for the stomach to feel hunger. i sometimes when i'm sleepy at night i don't eat i feel slight hunger. i'm ibs.

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Dr. Josué Abraham Hernández Benítez
Specializes in General Practice
No worries: It's pretty normal to have that sensation when you are used to eat every 4-6 hours and you have skiped a meal. But if that symptom is persistent you may consult your GI doctor.

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Last updated Feb 15, 2020

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