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Why do I feel so tired after eating?

Why do I feel so tired after eating?

You shouldn't: After a meal, especially a large meal, they body diverts more energy to the intestines to digest the food. Energy now not available for other purposes. Also, meals rich in refined carbs (sugars and starches) may cause a rapid rise in blood sugar then increased Insulin output and a subsequent dramatic drop in blood sugar. That may also cause fatigue. Healthier meals should not cause fatigue. ...Read more

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Why do I feel so guilty after i eat?

Why do I feel so guilty after i eat?

Guilt: Perhaps your guilt regarding eating is related to your feelings about weight or your appearance. This is only a guess but if you consult with a mental health professional you could obtain a clear idea of the reasons you experience guilt with meals. Best. ...Read more

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Why do I feel nauseous after exercising?

Hydrate, food, acid: You may be feeling sick to you stomach for a multitude of reasons. You may not have enough food in your system for the activity you are performing. Secondly, you may not be well hydrated which can also make you feel nauseous. Lastly, you may have an excess build up of Lactic Acid in your system from a tough workout and thus you need to refuel, rehydrate and rest. ...Read more

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Why do I feel very thirsty after eating?

Why do I feel very thirsty after eating?

Many possible reason: If you eat salty foods or high carbohydrate foods you can become thirst from a change in serum osmolaltiy or rise in your blood sugar. ...Read more

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Why do I feel dizzy after eating carbs?

Why do I feel dizzy after eating carbs?

Hypoglycemia: It is possible that you get a rush of Insulin after you eat cars which leads to a drop in your sugar. It is best to eat complex carbs not plain sugar and to eat brown rice, brown pasta etc. ...Read more

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Why do I always get sleepy after I eat and fatigued?

Why do I always get sleepy after I eat and fatigued?

Normal: This sounds like normal post-prandial fatigue. It happens to many, however, other conditions need to be ruled-out prior to settling on this diagnosis. Additional labs and a general work-up incl. medication review (if any) would permit a more thorough evaluation. Schedule a virtual consult with me if interested in learning more. Thank you. ...Read more

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Why I feel hungry even after eating?

Why I feel hungry even after eating?

Not sure.: Sometimes hyperthyroidism can give you this, but usually this symptoms has no good explanation. ...Read more

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Why do I feel so dizzy and nauseous after smoking?

Why do I feel so dizzy and nauseous after smoking?

Oxygen lack.: The ingredients in cigarette smoke will displace oxygen from your white blood cells. That and the almost 6000 toxins in the smoke will make you feel that way. ...Read more

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Why do I always feel sick after i eat?

Why do I always feel sick after i eat?

Find cause of nausea: Nausea may be gi-related (food poisoning, peptic disease, gastroparesis, due to biliary/ pancreatic disease, gas/bloat syndrome, small bowel problems). Consider "central" causes: motion sickness, vertigo, migraine headache, brain problems (some very serious). Also, rule out infection (? Urinary tract), medication side effects, pregnancy, & even reaction to stress. Find & treat the cause--see doc. ...Read more

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Why do I get very sleepy after eating?

Why do I get very sleepy after eating?

It depends ...: Carbohydrates require more energy to digest, so a person may feel tired after eating them. That is why it is better to emphasize proteins for lunch to help avoid the mid-afternoon "blahs". ...Read more

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Why do I feel nauseas after eating and feel really bloated ?

Why do I feel nauseas after eating and feel really bloated ?

Stomach: This could represent gastritis, stomach ulcer or poor digestion. This can be brought on by stress and anxiety. You may need to work on those issues. In the meantime, try some antacids and you might want to try some food enzymes with meals to assist digestion. Probiotics to eliminate lower bowel gas and see your doctor if the problem persists despite these measures. ...Read more

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Why do I feel dizzy after i eat?

Why do I feel dizzy after i eat?

Blood sugar?: Should see primary care for fasting and post meal blood sugar testing. ...Read more

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Why do I feel nauseous before and after i eat ?

Why do I feel nauseous before and after i eat ?

Not normal: There can be many upper GI conditions that can cause this. This is not normal. See a gastroenterologist soon. ...Read more

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I feel tired and sleepy all day after workout .. I dont know why.. suppose I feel energetic?

I feel tired and sleepy all day after workout .. I dont know why.. suppose I feel energetic?

Unclear: One possible reason is If you have not slept well or ate enough before and after your workout (especially if it was a vigorous one). Otherwise, you also may want to have your primary care physician do a basic physical with standard lab panels (CBC, Chem panel, thyroid, etc.) if you have not had a physical in a while. ...Read more

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Why do I feel sleepy and tired after ejaculation?

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Normal ...: Feeling tired and sleepy is normal after a hard work like masturbation. Remember different men have different energy and ability to do hard work especially just at puberty into adolescence like you. While enjoying orgasmic pleasure, obsession in masturbation - once or few times daily continually - will make worse; so, avoid sex obsession. ...Read more

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Why do I get hungry again about an hour after eating? I get weak feeling too

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Why do I get hungry again about an hour after eating?  I get weak feeling too

Snack High In Carbs?: If you eat anything high in carbs it causes a rush of Insulin which then drives your blood sugar too low and you can get "hypoglycemic" even just after eating! basic rule you must not eat a greater than 2:1 ratio carbohydrate to protein intake at any time. If you try this and still stay symptomatic you should seek medical testing and evaluation. ...Read more

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Why do I feel so stuffed after eating so little. ?

Why do I feel so stuffed after eating so little. ?

Enzymes: Even the thought of eating starts the release of digestive juices (enzymes). Stretching the stomach with food starts enzymes in the small bowel that cause fullness. This is usually a good thing and prevents over-eating. What amount is "eating so little?". ...Read more

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Why I feel so full after I eat?

Why I feel so full after I eat?

Depends: Depends on what and how much you're talking about. Get full real fast, with or without losing weight, nausea, vomiting could be a symptom of serious issues like stomach or duodenal ulcer, mass lesions, lymphoma, enlarged liver, spleen, or pancreas. May be related to constipation, or gyn issues see your doc. ...Read more

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Why do I feel sleepy after masturbating?

Why do I feel sleepy after masturbating?

Normal physiology: In literary terms, after climax, comes the denouement (resolution). Human hormonal physiology works the same way. The aftermath of excitement is relaxation. Enjoy yourself, take a nap. ...Read more

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Why do I feel sick after intercourse?

Why do I feel sick after intercourse?

WhatKindOfSickness?: We can not answer why you are sick after intrcourse as we do not know what your symptoms are and what do you call sickness and how long it lasts There are some females who feel nausea after intercourse The exact cause of nausea is not known and there are various theories It may be head of Penis hitting the cervix,Anxiety,Tension,allergy to body odor or sperms. Ask your doctor if there is a remedy ...Read more

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