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Are My Funny Food Cravings Causing My Pimples
No: Food cravings are really common in pregnancy. They don't cause acne, however. An increase in acne is related to the increase in hormones during pregnancy. You can use over the counter face washes and toners during pregnancy. As long as your food cravings are for food and not other things (chalk, paint, et cetera), they are normal. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Acne is one of the most common skin conditions. It affects about 80% of adolescents. Acne starts as a blockage of the sebaceous glands followed by inflammation. It occurs in areas where there are lots of sebaceous glands, such as the face back and chest. The hallmarks of the condition are blackheads, whiteheads (closed comedones), papules, pustules, cysts, nodules, and sometimes scarring. There are numerous treatments available, both topical and systemic. The most commonly used are benzoyl peroxide, retinoids, and antibiotics ...Read more
Lower right abdominal+back pain a few days ago. It lasts a night and stopped after that. Food cravings , acne popping out from my face. Am i pregnant?
See below: Some nutritionists and healthcare practitioners believe that certain cravings are meaningful. For example, cravings for ice and bizarre substances like dirt and cigarette butts (a condition called pica have been linked to an iron deficiency – even though none of those items contain significant amounts of iron. Some physicians believe it's a lack of minerals but no one really knows.. ...Read more
Mind free to,think: People,often want to eat at night because,that is,when many feelings arise. In these cases, eating becomes a form of self medication that becomes habitual. To stop, you can make your evening routine more structured. But you still need to,figure out what is bothering you. I notice that you are on a lot of pain meds. Is that related in any way? ...Read more
CAN CROHN'S DISEASE CAUSE YOU TO MISS YOUR PERIOD I BEEN HAVING SYMPTOMS LIKE FATIGUE FOOD CRAVINGS N THROWING UP OR COULD I BE PREGNANT?
Sugar, milk,: Simple carbs including sugar, milk with lactose, and simple carbs can aggravate acne. Supplements that are helpful to reduce acne include zinc and a herb called gugulipid. Both zinc and gugulipid have been supported by international medical literature. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
What is the main causes of the pimples that come out on someone's skin? Is there any related to the food that we eat?
Many causes: Acne (pimples) is a multifactorial skin disease which has many causes. These include genetics, stress, environment, hygiene, hormones, products used on face. Food can be a factor in some. It usually occurs in those with larger pores and oilier skin. If you notice that your acne worsens with certain foods then you should try to avoid those foods. ...Read more
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