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Dr. Bernard Seif
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Increased Appetite (Definition)

Increased appetite is a clinical finding in which a person feels more hungry than ...Read more


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Can you have a life threatening illness but still have appetite at the same time, feeling hungry & eating?

Can you have a life threatening illness but still have appetite at the same time, feeling hungry & eating?

Life threatening: I sure hope not!
Please see -
1: Your Gynecologist 2: Your Psychologist
Neither of these will think you are out of control and both will take good care of you.

Want to hear something else!
As you go through Gynecology and Psychology you will feel much better and tell all your friends. ...Read more

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Had excess alcohol on Saturday. Ever since then I feel like throwing up everytime I eat and at the same time I keep feeling hungry. Why?

Had excess alcohol on Saturday. Ever since then I feel like throwing up everytime I eat and at the same time I keep feeling hungry. Why?

Hangover/gastritis: Perhaps you're still suffering hangover effects from excess alcohol consumption. Also, alcoholic gastritis could account for nausea & vomiting. You might consider calcium carbonate, H2 blocker such as ranitidine or PPI (proton pump inhibitor) such as omeprazole. If this persists, go see your Family Doc or Gastroenterologist for evaluation. ...Read more

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I lost my appetite for a long time due to illness. Now I still don't have a good appetite. Don't have the hungry feeling. What can I do. Why is this?

I lost my appetite for a long time due to illness. Now I still don't have a good appetite. Don't have the hungry feeling. What can I do. Why is this?

Your body needs: To adjust to larger food intake. Be sure to tell your doc about this. Nourishing soups and salads are a good place to start and then build up to more solid foods. Peace and good health. ...Read more

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Every time I'm hungry I get a constant feeling like I'm going to gag. It makes me not want to eat, which makes it last longer. Why is this happening?

Every time I'm hungry I get a constant feeling like I'm going to gag. It makes me not want to eat, which makes it last longer. Why is this happening?

Reflux (GERD): Hi!
When we are preparing to eat, our stomach getsready to receive food by increasing acid ("enterogastric reflEx"). This may cause some discomfort. Also, and this part is speculation, this could lead to acid reflUx ("GERD") into the esophagus which is commonly reported as a gagging sensation. You can try taking over-the-counter antacid; if not helping, discuss further w/ a doctor. ...Read more

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Why am I feeling sick and hungry all the time?

Why am I feeling sick and hungry all the time?

Ill feeling: These are likely symptoms related to your intestines and stomach. You should see a doctor to have a further workup to determine the cause. ...Read more

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Feeling hungry all the time and can't gain any weight. Do I have disease? Others say it's a good thing?

Feeling hungry all the time and can't gain any weight. Do I have disease? Others say it's a good thing?

Hunger: If you are within normal limits of your body weight for your height and build, you are probably normal. Some people just have a higher metabolism. If you are losing weight or have symptoms like hair loss, see your doctor to rule out disease. Otherwise enjoy the chance to eat all you want! Consider eating more frequent smaller meals to help with hunger feelings. ...Read more

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Is there a problem if I am weak all of the time, and constantly hungry, weak brain feeling too?

Is there a problem if I am weak all of the time, and constantly hungry, weak brain feeling too?

Possibly: There are a wide number of causes that can you make feel that way, so it may be best to have a formal evaluation with your primary care doctor. ...Read more

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My husband 32yrs old overweight, having TLC- 15000 and he is a smoker. He is feeling weekneess, wants to sleep most of the time, feeling more hungry.

My husband 32yrs old overweight, having TLC- 15000 and he is a smoker. He is feeling weekneess, wants to sleep most of the time, feeling more hungry.

Overweight: Your husband is having symptoms of weakness and feeling more hungry which could be early signs of diabetes mellitus. Given that he is also overweight and a smoker, I would suggest that he gets screened for hypertension and diabetes. He needs to initiate smoking cessation as well and if he is feeling sleepy during the day it may be caused by obstructive sleep apnea. Diagnosis with sleep study. ...Read more

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How can a 13 year old female lose weight w/o feeling hungry all the time?

How can a 13 year old female lose weight w/o feeling hungry all the time?

Patience: By increasing exercise and utilizing portion control. And expect a slow loss over a resonable period of time---not overnite! ...Read more

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My son has been feeling ok but he is not hungry much and throws up the odd time he is usually a good eater what could be the problem?

My son has been feeling ok but he is not hungry much and throws up the odd time he is usually a good eater what could be the problem?

Children GERD: Perhaps he has gasteroesophageal refulx or another issue such as a mild viral illness causing upset stomach. If it persists for more than a week or worsens, get him checked out. ...Read more

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For the longest time I've been feeling full and not very hungry but the longer I go without eating I almost passed out I read somewhere that it me it could mean I have worms is this true or what else could it be?

For the longest time I've been feeling full and not very hungry but the longer I go without eating I almost passed out I read somewhere that it me it could mean I have worms is this true or what else could it be?

There are other: Gastrointestinal issues that can cause this, such as ulcers or acid reflux disease, among others. I would recommend that you see your doctor so that you can be examined, properly diagnosed and treated if necessary. ...Read more

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How can I stop feeling hungry all the time while counting calories?

How can I stop feeling hungry all the time while counting calories?

Foods: Water, organic vegetable broth, green leafy vegetables, natural pickles, apples are great to fill you up so you don't feel hungry and they are very low in calories. ...Read more

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Can a peptic ulcer leave you feeling hungry all the time? I am not a diabetic

Can a peptic ulcer leave you feeling hungry all the time? I am not a diabetic

Yes it can and: Hyperacidity as well. Get checked for thyroid disorder. Take care! ...Read more

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Every time I try to eat more healthfully, I end up feeling hungry. How can I feel full/not hungry without taking in too many calories?

Every time I try to eat more healthfully, I end up feeling hungry. How can I feel full/not hungry without taking in too many calories?

Thinking positive: Doing the right thing is not easy, but if u want to do it u have to commit u self to do that and to find a way to remember to take u. Medication. ...Read more

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Still feeling very nauseous and hungry all the time at 12 weeks pregnant. Is this normal and when will it go away? Thanks!

Still feeling very nauseous and hungry all the time at 12 weeks pregnant. Is this normal and when will it go away? Thanks!

Normal findings: Symptoms usually disappear after the end on the first trimester. I suggest calling your oB-GYN fro persistent issues and health issues, ...Read more

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No motion for 2 days. Taking dulphalac 3 times...urine output normal, don't feel bloated. Feeling hungry...hepc cirohsis. Pl advice?

No motion for 2 days. Taking dulphalac 3 times...urine output normal, don't feel bloated. Feeling hungry...hepc cirohsis. Pl advice?

Constipaiton: Continue basics: water, high fiber diet and exercise. I do not know what you can get over the counter in Singapore, but if avilable try Miralax (polyethylene glycol) or Mag Citrate. If problem persist s notify your doctor. ...Read more

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Car sickness all the time then, fatigue, dizziness upon standing, hungry, tired, and feeling like I'm missing something in my diet all the time.?

Car sickness all the time then, fatigue, dizziness upon standing, hungry, tired, and feeling like I'm missing something in my diet all the time.?

Would recommend: A good physical exam and perhaps some blood tests to diagnose/check for any vitamin deficiencies and rule put any serious medical condition. ...Read more

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Being feeling cold all the time. Never hungry or eat very little. Sometimes get pains in my tummy like sharp pains. Sometimes I feel sick without being sick. But other times I am sick. What could these be signs of?

Being feeling cold all the time. Never hungry or eat very little. Sometimes get pains in my tummy like sharp pains. Sometimes I feel sick without being sick. But other times I am sick. What could these be signs of?

Evaluation..: If you google your particular symptoms, you'll find they can coincide with just about anything under the sun. That can be scary! But sometimes people just have these little aches and pains and symptoms that turn out to be nothing. The only way to get it sorted out is to have a thorough history and physical exam by your doctor. Best of luck! ...Read more

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My stomach feels like it is hungry alot of times. It has a hungry feeling without thegrowling sound. I have a stomach hernia they think. Thur. It hurt?

Should have f/u: A gnawing discomfort in the stomach can sometimes mean that you have inflamation in the esophagus, stomach or small bowel. When you eat it makes the discomfort worse. Sometimes a hiatal hernia can cause reflux which can lead to those symptoms too. A visit to your FP or gastroenterologist can give you more answers ...Read more

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Am I pregnant 4 days late feeling hungry all the time little discomfort in lower stomach and generally feeling odd sense of smell stronger?

Am I pregnant 4 days late feeling hungry all the time little discomfort in lower stomach and generally feeling odd sense of smell stronger?

Do home PG test: If you are concerned about PG, then get a home PG test and follow the directions.

Symptoms of early PG are extremely variable.
But what you are describing is not the most common early symptoms of PG. ...Read more

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Hi, I'm a 20 year old male. The last few months I've been feeling constantly hungry. I'm 5` 9.5" and weigh about 175 lbs. I try to exercise 4-5 times a week (normally cardiovascular workouts, like running). My mother has hypothyroidism.

Hi, I'm a 20 year old male. The last few months I've been feeling constantly hungry. I'm 5` 9.5" and weigh about 175 lbs. I try to exercise 4-5 times a week (normally cardiovascular workouts, like running). My mother has hypothyroidism.

Not necessarily abnl: The ideal weight for near 5 10 includes 175 pounds. If there isn't a weight gain/loss, then maybe the hunger is working. Can be increased metabolism or calorie loss (would give diarrhea if malabsorption). But could just be a really active 20 yr old too. ...Read more

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I have a feeling of bloating all the time. I feel hungry within half an hour after eating the meals. There is a burning sensation in stomach.

I have a feeling of bloating all the time. I feel hungry within half an hour after eating the meals. There is a burning sensation in stomach.

Stomach: It may sound strange to you but I strongly suggest that you get an appointment to see a Psychologist. After your first visit the Psychologist may need you to go back to primary care but I suspect that is not necessary.

Hope all goes well as you start - please keep me posted. ...Read more