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8wks pregnant and get overwhelmed and start crying bcs I'm constantly hungry.even after eating I feel hunger pains.of it's not that it's nausea.why?

8wks pregnant and get overwhelmed and start crying bcs I'm constantly hungry.even after eating I feel hunger pains.of it's not that it's nausea.why?

Hormones: The high hormone levels of pregnancy often cause women to become more emotional and cry easily especially if this wasn't a planned pregnancy. We treat the nausea of early pregnancy with frequent small meals. Nausea happens if your stomach gets completely empty or over full. It sounds like you are having completely normal symptoms of early pregnancy. Best wishes. Hope this helps. ...Read more

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IM 8 weeks pregnant with twins I'm scared my Dr didn't tell me much of what to expect I always feel hungry constantly even when I'm eating is this no?

 IM 8 weeks pregnant with twins I'm scared my Dr didn't tell me much of what to expect I always feel hungry constantly even when I'm eating is this no?

Pace yourself: It is normal to feel hungry when you are pregnant with only 1 child, let alone the 2 you are carrying. Pace yourself and eat healthy as you do not want to gain TOO much weight. Be sure to write questions down, so at your next appt, you can ask the Dr. or even his nurse which often know the answers to your questions as well. Best wishes. ...Read more

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My gct result is 141mg.Am 18 weeks pregnant.Am i diabetic? I feel very hungry nowa days. Aftr meal wit in 4 hrs i feel hungry. Is this normal in pregncy

Need further testing: A gct is only a screening test and would need to be much higher to make the diagnosis of diabetes on its own. A 3 hr GTT is required. Your symptoms are consistent with a normal pregnancy. ...Read more

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I'm 10 weeks pregnant. Why do I feel extremely dizzy and nauseous and moody whenever i feel hungry? Is there an end to this?

I'm 10 weeks pregnant. Why do I feel extremely dizzy and nauseous and moody whenever i feel hungry? Is there an end to this?

It will improve : You are experiencing the side effects of all the pregnancy hormones. These are very common complaints. Most begin to feel better around week 12-14, . ...Read more

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Stomach feeling heavy last few days, don't really feel hungry haven't eaten much. Done a pregnancy test, not pregnant. What could be wrong?

Stomach feeling heavy last few days, don't really feel hungry haven't eaten much. Done a pregnancy test, not pregnant. What could be wrong?

Constipated?: You could be constipated which would be a heavy feeling and not having a bowel movement in >3 days. Make sure you are properly hydrated and eat small meals and see if it resolves. ...Read more

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I always feel hungry and my stomach growls almost no stop.It cant be pregnancy cause I have never had sex. what could this be?is there a way to fix it

I always feel hungry and my stomach growls almost no stop.It cant be pregnancy cause I have never had sex. what could this be?is there a way to fix it

Constant hunger: can result from blood sugar problems and/or thyroid disease, but it could be normal in someone your age. Teenagers have very high calorie requirements, and it could be that you are not eating enough to meet your body's needs. Try eating small amounts frequently throughout the day, include sources of protein to stabilize blood sugar. If overweight see: http://helpdoctorwtlosstips.blogspot.com ...Read more