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Doctor insights on: Food Cravings After Ovulation

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Ewcm day after ovulation ovulatd sept/21/13 nausea darker nipples. Weird food cravings. Very tired. Could I be pregnant. Sex every day from 09/17/13?

Ewcm day after ovulation ovulatd sept/21/13 nausea darker nipples. Weird food cravings. Very tired. Could I be pregnant. Sex every day from 09/17/13?

Possibly: It's possible to be pregnant with these events, but you'll need a pregnancy test to know for sure. I take it that you're not quite due for a menstrual period, but once you miss it (if you do) a home pregnancy test can clarify. ...Read more

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3 days till period have watery lotion like the CM ovulated sep 21 morning sickness yesterday nausea today. Sore boobs food cravings could I b pregnant?

3 days till period have watery lotion like the CM ovulated sep 21 morning sickness yesterday nausea today. Sore boobs food cravings could I b pregnant?

Maybe so: The short answer is yes. I would say you should wait until you miss your period and then take a pregnancy test. Taking one now may show up positive but I would wait a few days to make sure. Symptoms definitely sound suspicious for pregnancy. ...Read more

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How can I control food cravings?

How can I control food cravings?

No simple answer: Please consult this site for ideas and suggestions.
http://www. Webmd. Com/diet/features/the-facts-about-food-cravings. ...Read more

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How to satisfy my unhealthy food cravings?

How to satisfy my unhealthy food cravings?

One way of going: Is to get tested for food sensitivities. We often crave the very foods that we are sensitive to. Great Plains Laboratory in KS has such a test. Peace and good health. ...Read more

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Why is it that I get sudden food cravings?

Lot of theories: None are perfect. These stem around complicated hormonal patterns. Other things that may be at play are classical conditioning like you may have heard related to Pavlov's dogs, stress, particular nutritional deficiencies and even physiologic addiction. ...Read more

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What should I do to control food cravings!?

What should I do to control food cravings!?

See below: Are you overeating or it's about food in general? See your primary care physician to help rule out anything medical. Also, see a clinical psychologist or psychotherapist specializing in eating disorders. Keep a food diary -- why eat? What did you feel before you ate? What are you feeling now? Write down even if your nibbling -- will help you monitor your food intake. Good luck! ...Read more

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What is the best way to reduce food cravings?

What is the best way to reduce food cravings?

Eat more often: Eating 5-6 small means per day is a great way to reduce cravings. Also, it is real important to eat breakfast. ...Read more

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What are some easy ways to curb food cravings?

What are some easy ways to curb food cravings?

Eat healthy: Alternatives. Try snacking on carrots, celery, pickles, cherry tomatoes, fruits. Even pretzels can help since it's hard to eat too many pretzels! If you fill yourself on healthier snacks it will be easier to fight the junk food cravings. Exercise since it may reduce your appetite and make u more resolved to eat well. ...Read more

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Please advise how to satisfy my salty food cravings?

Please advise how to satisfy my salty food cravings?

Products: You can try different products such as lite salt or no salt. There are also different spice combinations that may help such as ms. Dash. Try looking at the spice aisle in your grocery. ...Read more

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Please tell me, are food cravings hormonally triggered?

Please tell me, are food cravings hormonally triggered?

Too complex: In a pure situation, a craving might suggest a real need in your body. It would be a natural way to guide a creature toward what is good at the time. We are mostly not pure. Many cravings are emotional and have little to do with need. Hormones may play a bit of a part too, but it might be indirect - working through emotional channels. It can be a mix of many things. Best! ...Read more

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Ideas to avoid food cravings?

Ideas to avoid food cravings?

Distraction: Find another healthy activity to replace them - eat healthy snacks such as fruits and vegetables throughout the day. Drink lots of water. ...Read more

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How can you resist junk food cravings?

Great question: This question shows you've started on the path to healthy food choices. Often cravings are emotional or physical - what does your heart or body need? Consult functional medicine nutritionist or physician to look at underlying causes. Try therapy or support groups (in person or online). Check your emotions in the moments of cravings - what are you really wanting? Add veggies and probiotics. ...Read more

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Are food cravings due to deficiencies?

Pica: It depends. If you like to chew ice, it typically suggests iron deficiency. ...Read more

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I'm wondering how to beat junk food cravings?

I'm wondering how to beat junk food cravings?

Eat healthy: Alternatives. Try snacking on carrots, celery, pickles, cherry tomatoes, fruits. Even pretzels can help since it's hard to eat too many pretzels! If you fill yourself on healthier snacks it will be easier to fight the junk food cravings. Exercise since it may reduce your appetite and make u more resolved to eat well. ...Read more

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When do food cravings start when you're pregnant?

When do food cravings start when you're pregnant?

To be honest: No one knows definitely, many of the theories behind them suggest a strong hormonal contribution, but it really isn't known! ...Read more

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Can there be a scientific reason for food cravings?

Absolutely, yes: I agree with dr. Lavi about some of the brain regions affected in food cravings. Studies have also shown that the nucleus accumbens -- the same area of brain "reward system" so well known in other addictions -- is also involved in sugar cravings. Http://tinyurl. Com/m5t3489 blood sugar and Insulin response --and hunger & food cravings afterwards -- increased with high sugar-containing foods. ...Read more

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Is it normal not to have food cravings while pregnant?

Is it normal not to have food cravings while pregnant?

Yes: While most women will have one thing or another that they really crave or can't eat at all, many women go through totally normal pregnancies with not a single craving. Don't worry! ...Read more

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Would it be acceptable to give into the period food cravings?

Would it be acceptable to give into the period food cravings?

Watch your weight: By indiscriminately giving in to your food cravings, you are likely to gain weight with its attendant complications associated with being overweight/obese. ...Read more

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How good is chewing sugarless gum while I'm having food cravings?

How good is chewing sugarless gum while I'm having food cravings?

Not useful: Food cravings in a person with healthy taste buds should be respected and satiated with small servings. Your body is telling you what nourishment it requires. Trouble is, most americans have taste buds tricked by food artificial flavorings so they can't be trusted. The middle of the grocery store with its additives in each package must be avoided to recover the taste buds to normal behavior. ...Read more

Dr. Eric Weisman
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Food Cravings (Definition)

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Ovulation (Definition)

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