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Doctor insights on: What Causes The Body To Feel Weak Even When You Eat And Drink Plenty Of Water

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I eat & drink my daily water, however, why is it that being in the sun..even shortly..makes me feel weak and like I need to eat again. Any suggestion?

I eat & drink my daily water, however, why is it that being in the sun..even shortly..makes me feel weak and like I need to eat again.  Any suggestion?

Check for...: I would like to have more information about the rest of your symptoms but of course you have limited space here to describe those. However, one thought is low blood sugar levels. It might be plausible to think your symptoms could be related to this problem. Make sure you eat small frequent meals and less sugary products. If symptoms persist visit your doctor for evaluation and diagnosis. ...Read more

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I weighed 125 3 months ago and now i weigh180. My weight just continues to rise i drink plenty of water and eat smart. Could IBS or anxiety cause this?

I weighed 125 3 months ago and now i weigh180. My weight just continues to rise i drink plenty of water and eat smart. Could IBS or anxiety cause this?

Weight gain: If you are watching your portions and exercising 5 times per week for at least 30 minutes. You should not gain so much weight so quickly. See your doctor to rule out hypothyroidism or PCO - polycystic ovarian syndrome. Anxiety and sleep disruption can cause your cortisol level to rise and potentially cause weight gain, but that amount is dramatic, so be sure to get a full workup. ...Read more

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Have been having aches through out body and electric like pulses through out body for about 3 weeks. I eat good and drink plenty water. Whats wrong?

Have been having aches through out body and electric like pulses through out body for about 3 weeks. I eat good and drink plenty water. Whats wrong?

Exam: I would start with an examination and blood tests to check the electrolytes, calcium and magnesium levels. Make sure that you're not overdoing it on drinking large quantities of water which can dilute your sodium level, etc. ...Read more

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I have weak ankles, most times they are swollen a little. I drink lots of water and have changed my diet. What am I missing? I don't like falling.

I have weak ankles,  most times they are swollen a little.  I drink lots of water and have changed my diet.  What am I missing?  I don't like falling.

Ankle alignment: Most likely you have an alignment issue that can have its origin as far away as the hip. Consider that you may compensating to get your feet flat on the ground. Motions such as pronation may be pushing your ankles to their limit. Some considerations that may help: A simple ankle support or brace. Shoes, custom orthotics etc.. ...Read more

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If your hair is weak can drinking water help it get stronger?

If your hair is weak can drinking water help it get stronger?

Dry hair: Most common reasons for weak/dry hair are excessive washing or using harsh soaps, excessive blow drying or curling iron, dry environment, malnutrition, or under active thyroid. It sounds like it doesn't have enough moisture or oils in your hair to maintain its normal texture or sheen. Shampoo less often & use conditioners. See your md if it doesn't improve, any hair loss. Good luck! ...Read more