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Even though I eat proper meals there are days I am hungry and can eat all day. I also take excellent vitamins. What causes my extreme hunger?

Even though I eat proper meals there are days I am hungry and can eat all day. I also take excellent vitamins. What causes my extreme hunger?

Unfortunately: Many things can contribute to the sensation of hunger beyond nutrient levels/signals. In fact, any form of stress to the body can seem to stimulate the appetite, which is likely some of the mechanism behind "emotional eating". If you look closely at those days, where you are exceptionally hungry, you may readily be able to identify factors that contribute to why your appetite is like it is! ...Read more

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Acid indigestion is causing my extreme hunger. What can I do?

Need effective rx: Many patients need chronic therapy like Nexium (esomeprazole) daily pts often take it when they think they need it . The food is your bodies way of trying to buffer the acid. It doesnt take care of the underlying problem. Untreated or inadequate treatment can lead to a barrets esophagus and possble cancer. Not to mention food can lead to obesity and more relux. ...Read more

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Will fibromyalgia cause extreme hunger and loss of vision?

Will  fibromyalgia cause extreme hunger and loss of vision?

Fibromyalgia: No, but some meds. Used to treat it can cause appetite changes and blurred vision. Consult your doc. ...Read more

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Anemia and hunger. Can not enough iron be causing extreme hunger?

No.: Iron deficiency does not usually make people hungry, but it can influence dietary choices. People with iron deficiency often chew on ice and other crunchy foods and do so to the point that it seems odd or inappropriate. The medical term for this is pica. ...Read more

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What could be the cause to sudden excessive hunger and extreme weakness?

What could be the cause to sudden excessive hunger and extreme weakness?

Blood sugar issue: You may have a problem with blood sugar regulation and may have a diabetic issue. Consult your physician for more information and the proper tests. ...Read more

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Can thyroid cause extreme weight loss, and appetite loss! was told have borderline thyroid (high) but need further testings?

Can thyroid cause extreme weight loss, and appetite loss! was told have borderline thyroid (high) but need further testings?

HYPERACTIVE THYROID : Yes if the thyroid is hyperactive, means if it is producing excessive throxin hormone, it makes your metabolism very fast and inspite of eating regular meals and no loss of appetite you loose weight rapidly but it does not suppress appetite you need to follow throid tests and your doctors. ...Read more

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Extreme fatigue and loss of appetite started about 2-3 weeks ago, now random nausea throughout the day starting a week ago? Cause?

Extreme fatigue and loss of appetite started about 2-3 weeks ago, now random nausea throughout the day starting a week ago? Cause?

3WeeksIsLongEnough: Could write a book about this, but focus on whether or not you are pregnant,have mononucleosis("mono")or a liver problem(urine dark?poop light-colored?)or anemic (pale?). Well, look, this could go on and on, what I mean is that your doctor should think about all this, which means you need to see him or her.Sooner than later. While waiting for your appointment, if the nausea gets bad try Dramamine (dimenhydrinate) ...Read more

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