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Effects Of Not Eating All Day
Hypoglycemia: Could become hypoglycemic and feel weak. After prolonged lack of calories - can go into starvation mode with decrease in metabolic rate. Starving yourself is not a good idea. ...Read more
What are the side effects of not eating? How long can you go with out eating till it's a real problem?
Being hungry: Biggest side effect is not feeling well and being hungry. Food is essential to life. If fast is complete it is not wise to go beyond a few days although some routinely do this. Prolonged or repeated fasting leads to a very skinny and gaunt look. Anyone who does this might be considered to have a real problem. ...Read more
Vitamin A deficiency: I commend you for your desire for good Health. Vitamin A deficiency can cause impairment of creating new blood cells, dryness of eye membrane progressing to dryness of cornea, to softening of cornea, and finally to night blindness. Vitamin A deficiency also impairs immunity. ...Read more
What are the long and short term effects of not eating enough calories? I eat pretty healthy foods until I'm full but I hardly pass 1, 000 calories
If your calorie: OUTPUT exceeds the INPUT you will LOOSE WEIGHT! Did you ask the right question??? Hope this helps! Dr Z ...Read more
Hi I'm feeling very sick. I don't want to eat any thing and I feel dizzy and weak. I'm not eating all day and I do eat I eat a little. Can u tell me?
Check up: If these symptoms have been going on for 8 months you need a checkup including blood tests for complete evaluation. The symptoms are nonspecific. ...Read more
Med eval: Please seek medical care now.Get a more detailed answer ›
Ate a little in morning. By 4 pm, hot and shaky. After eating I felt better. No diabetes, been tested. Is it low blood sugar from not eating all day?
Very likely yes: Do not wait too long in between meals ...Read more
3 times, after rushing to eat a lunch after not eating all day developed nausea, dizziness, gas and urge to have bm. Some Gerd symptoms on Nexium (esomeprazole) 10d?
NO: It takes much longer than 1 day of fasting to become anemic. Red blood cells live 120 dats, so you'd have to be without the nutrients for over a month before it would start having a significant impact. About the only thing that makes you anemic in a day is massive acute blood loss, and I'd hope you'd know if that was happening! ...Read more
Yes: Gas still forms in the GI tract even with light eating. Try taking simethicone 1/2 hour after meals and at bedtime to prevent gas build-up. When bloated, drinking warm water and/or putting a hot water bottle on the abdomen helps break down the gas and helps you pass it. Try to identify what foods cause more gas. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I had barely eaten anything all day then felt really nauseous. Could not eating cause this nausea?
Hi, I've been experiencing diarrhea after not eating for a day it has happened several times. Is this normal?
Diarrhea: No it is not normal. I strongly recommend you set up a program with a nurse practitioner. If she/he can help you things will be fine. That said, if the nurse feels strongly that you must see a doctor, please do so. Keep me posted - hope all goes well. ...Read more
My baby is not eating properly. She is one year old. She likes only yoghurt. Is it ok to give her yoghurt two to three timez a day??
Waking every 3 hours needing to eat (milk or yogurt). Am I not eating enough during the day? What can I eat before bed that will last longer?
What can happen if I'm only eating about 300 calories a day? I was sick for a while & not eating and now I'm just used to it so not eating much.
- Talk to a doctor online
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- Negative side effects of eating less than 1 200 calories a day
- Continuous farting all day
- No appetite and sleep all day
- Bloated stomach all day
- Protein shakes all day
- Nausea all day and night
- Side effects of eating a banana a day