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A 24-year-old female asked:

Can not eating ( stress, anxiety, depression) cause diabetes ?

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Dr. Lynne Weixel
Clinical Psychology 37 years experience
Almost certainly not: Not eating is a dangerous thing to do even if it does not cause diabetes. You should see a health professional to get advice about your concerns. Please take care of yourself by eating, sleeping and doing other things that your body needs.
Last updated Jun 20, 2020

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