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Why does coffee make me gassy?

Why does coffee make me gassy?

Coffee: Coffee can stimulate the smooth muscles of the intestines, which may stimulate a bowel movement and as a side effect, gas. ...Read more

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Why does my hyperglycemia make me feel hungry?

Why does my hyperglycemia make me feel hungry?

Losing calories : You may feel hungry with high blood sugars because you are voiding out your calories into the toilet. When blood sugar is lower, it means more Insulin is available to deliver glucose to cells. The body knows when it gets nourished properly so you aren't feeling as hungry. ...Read more

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When my stomach is upset or i just feel bad. Why do I crave pickle vinegar? And it makes me feel better.

When my stomach is upset or i just feel bad. Why do I crave pickle vinegar?  And it makes me feel better.

Alkalosis: Alkalin state is know as alkalosis , usually from a marked potassium deficiency. The ph is high due to the loss of, hydrogen ions which are lost by the kidney in an attempt to exchange hydrogen ions for potassium. The electrolyte imbalance causes a craving for anything acidic. Pickle vinegar is a good source of hydrogen ions. ...Read more

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I was just wondering why does caffeine make me feel euphoric?

I was just wondering why does caffeine make me feel euphoric?

Caffeine: is a central nervous system stimulant. However if you continue to have elevated mood as well as increased energy level after med has worn off that can signify a mood disorder and should be checked out. ...Read more

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Why does caffeine make me shake and make me feel terrible physically and mentally?

Stimulant: Adenosine suppresses activity in the central nervous system. Caffeine antagonizes Adenosine & increases acetylcholine, epinephrine, dopamine, serotonin, glutamate, norepinephrine, cortisol (& inhibits gaba at higher doses). Inhibitors r blocked, stimulators r enhanced. ...Read more

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Why does wine make me tired?

Why does wine make me tired?

Sedative: Wine is alcohol, and has a sedative effect. Depending on how much you drink of it, this can be pronounced. Sometimes the first glass is simply disinhibiting and relaxing, so it feels good -- you can socialize and enjoy. Your body's capacity to process alcohol also comes into play with how much you can drink before the sedating -- or "tired" -- effect kicks in. ...Read more

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Why does screaming make me lightheaded?

Why does screaming make me lightheaded?

Dizzy /screaming: Related to breathing mechanics. You are either hyperventilating at the time or not breathing properly You are also increasing neck/laryngeal/diaphragmatic muscle strain and using a lot of oxygen. And I wonder if there may be an increase in intracranial pressure ...Read more

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Why does exercise make me feel really bad afterward when I have hypoadrenal?

Why does exercise make me feel really bad afterward when I have hypoadrenal?

Hormone related: Adrenal gland control release of various hormones through out your body. During the exercise your body releases many hormones but due to poor function of adrenal gland you can not get enough hormones released so that explains why you feel bad. Tell your doctor about it so he may be able to help by adjusting replacement doses good luck. ...Read more

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Why does pseudoephedrine make me feel dizzy?

Why does pseudoephedrine make me feel dizzy?

Common side effect: Pseudophedrine is a vasoconstrictor and can, in some people cause mild vasoconstriction (temporary narrowing) of the blood vessels in the head. This makes you feel dizzy. Try using it topically as a nasal spray (neosynephrine) instead to avoid this. ...Read more

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Please explain why does caffeine make me feel euphoric?

Please explain why does caffeine make me feel euphoric?

Caffeine: is a central nervous system stimulant. However if you continue to have elevated mood as well as increased energy level after med has worn off that can signify a mood disorder and should be checked out. ...Read more

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Why does oatmeal always make me nauseous?

Why does oatmeal always make me nauseous?

Just oatmeal?: Food intolerance is common, variable, and individual and may even include such innocuous ingestants as water. Reference: elaine shimberg, "relief from ibs". ...Read more

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Why do I get headaches that make me feel nauseous and make my eyes hurt and water like I'm crying?

Why do I get headaches that make me feel nauseous and make my eyes hurt and water like I'm crying?

Cluster?: It is not possible to answer you without proper history If persistent see a neurologist There are MANY possibilities ...Read more

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Why does anxiety make me feel shaky all day long?

Why does anxiety make me feel shaky all day long?

Anxiety shows itself: In may ways. Once can mentally obsess over things that frighten the person or do behaviors to keep danger away, e.g., ritual behaviors, checking and re-checking. Physically there can be heart palpitations, shortness of breath, sweating, sleeplessness, etc. Please go to a mental health professional for support if you think you have an anxiety disorder. ...Read more

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Why does coffee make my stomach upset?

Why does coffee make my stomach upset?

Coffee; stomach: Coffee has acids that can irritate stomach (especially one already irritated); caffeine can exacerbate acid reflux. May have gastritis (irritated/inflamed stomach) or peptic ulcer or acid reflux. Can try otc antacids or h2 blocker like zantac (ranitidine) or proton pump inhibitor like Prilosec or prevacid, but should see doc if stomach irritation persists. http://www.coffeeresearch.org/science/sourmain.htm. ...Read more

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Why when i drink water does it make me thirstier?

Why when i drink water does it make me thirstier?

Need more info: What else is going on? You may need to be seen by a pcp and provide a detailed history and undergo an exam and testing. Thirst is usually a function of the circulating blood volume and its components. Diabetes can create persistent thirst (polydipsia, polyuria, polyphagia), or frequent urination, drinking and eating. ...Read more

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Please explain why does coffee make my heart hurt?

Please explain why does coffee make my heart hurt?

Doubtful: It's much more likely that it causes your esophagus to hurt since it stimulates gastric acid production and may promote reflux. ...Read more

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Why does Macrobid make me feel dizzy and how can I avoid this feeling?

Why does Macrobid make me feel dizzy and how can I avoid this feeling?

Nitrofurantoin: This is a serious side-effect stop using Nitrofurantoin and call your doctor at once there are many substitutes for this agent and it should not be used on any long-term basis. Hope you are well soon. ...Read more

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How can drinking decaf coffee make me feel ill? Just an overall ill feeling . I quit regular coffee 7 months ago.

How can drinking decaf coffee make me feel ill? Just an overall ill feeling . I quit regular coffee 7 months ago.

Ill from decaf: Perhaps it is a coincidence. Make sure you are not ill from something else first. How many cups/day. A few individuals are intolerant of the processing technique but that is rare. ...Read more

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Was just put on tramadol- makes me very sleepy. Will a cup of coffee make me feel more alert or is it bad to mix with tramadol?

Was just put on tramadol- makes me very sleepy. Will a cup of coffee make me feel more alert or is it bad to mix with tramadol?

Not fan of tramadol: I'm not a fan at all of tramadol precisely for its side effect profile. I would ask the doctor to discuss alternative pain medications with you that can treat your discomfort but keep you more functional. BTW, we were just out at the Italian-American Club for the Wrestling Team Bocce tournament for JCU last weekend....great fun--- ...Read more

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Why does drinking coffee make me feel weak? I feel fatigue, and on the verge of collapsing. Im 18 and a female, and on Depo-Provera provera (medroxyprogesterone). Help?

Why does drinking coffee make me feel weak? I feel fatigue, and on the verge of collapsing. Im 18 and a female, and on Depo-Provera provera (medroxyprogesterone). Help?

Other causes : If you feel that coffee makes you feel bad then don't drink it. I doubt that is the cause though. You should schedule a visit with a primary care doctor for a full evaluation. Thyroid and anemia testing as well as a full examination should be done. ...Read more

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Is coffee good for you?

Is coffee good for you?

Caffeine effects: Caffeine is a stimulant to the central nervous system. It is most commonly used to improve mental alertness. People who are more sensitive may have nervousness gastrointestinal upset, insomnia and temporary rise in heart rate and blood pressure. Some research stated- Caffeine may harm voice quality Women consuming higher amounts of caffeine had an increased risk for miscarriage. ...Read more

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Does coffee sober you up?

Does coffee sober you up?

Not really: It may help counterbalance some of the dehydration and sedation effects but it does not get you close to normal. ...Read more

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Does coffee make you short?

Does coffee make you short?

Short-tempered: Presumably you're still growing, in height. Consumption among teens has been increasing for yrs. No, it will not stunt your growth. Caffeine, chemical quickly crosses the blood brain barrier, stimulates nerves, increase pulse, bp, stimulate mind activity, maintain awakeness (and cause sleep probs), and if drink too much, will cause withdrawal sx when stopped. I love joe 2 & 2 cups/day. Moderation. ...Read more

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Could i be coffee intolerant?

Yes: Intolerant in what way. Coffee can often cause stomach irritation or diarrhea due to the acid. The caffeine in coffee can cause irritability and anxiety. ...Read more

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Could coffee make you shorter?

Coffee will not: Cause a reduction in stature.

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Is coffee everyday a bad thing?

Is coffee everyday a bad thing?

No, except....: No, not usually unless you have a medical reason to not intake caffeine or acidic liquids. Ulcers, gerd, poorly controlled htn, sympomatic fibrocystic breasts are among some of those conditions. As long as your "cup" of coffee is not a 64oz mug and you have no medical issues it should be fine. As with everything moderation is key. ...Read more

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How bad is coffee really for you?

How bad is coffee really for you?

Controversial: Opinions & research on coffee seem to change often: one week it's bad for you; then some benefit from it is found. Caffeine is a stimulant; so can interrupt sleep patterns; also acts like diuretic; too much can overstimulate the heart & nervous system; can exacerbate reflux as can acids in coffee. General recommendation is no more than 2 cups a day, preferably in the morning. But that may change…. ...Read more

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Does coffee make you gain weight?

Does coffee make you gain weight?

The fancy ones do.: A regular cup of black coffee only has about ten calories. But you can accumulate several hundred calories in a latte or other fancy coffee drink, with all the heavy cream and whole milk and flavoring syrups. Stick to plain coffee with perhaps 2% milk or some flavored creamer - not a lot, just to taste. ...Read more

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A cup of coffee in morning is goo?

A cup of coffee in morning is goo?

I think so: I start every day with a cup of coffee. I think the medical community is still looking into this one. The opinion has fluctuated over time, but more recently, reports have shown no longterm harm from drinking coffee regularly. Certainly, some specific medical problems are worsened by it (anxiety, hyperthyroidism, tachycardia and others). But if you are healthy, you can enjoy a cup each morning. ...Read more

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Does hot coffee suppress coughing?

Does hot coffee suppress coughing?

Unlikely: While drinking coffee may have a soothing effect from the warmth. Caffeine is not known to act as a cough suppressant. If the cough is from asthma, there is some bronchodilator effect from caffeine, but the "dose" would be difficulty to determine while in line at starbucks. ...Read more

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What is a good alternative to coffee?

What is a good alternative to coffee?

For what?: Not sure what you are asking. What is it you don't like about coffee and what effects of coffee do you wish to achieve? Coffee has caffeine and many people use it to increase alertness and some people just like the taste and for others it is simply a habit. There is some suggesstive evidence of positive effects, but there are also some negative consequences such as withdrawal headaches. ...Read more

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Is one cup of coffee a day bad for you?

Is one cup of coffee a day bad for you?

No: One cup shouldnt hurt you! there are studies that show increased caffeine is associated with am cortisol levels, but i'd doubt a cup a day wil hurt you. Unless youre planning to get super-ripped, then caffeine should be completely eliminated! ...Read more

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Is taking coffee always bad for female?

Is taking coffee always bad for female?

Coffee for females.: Men and women can drink one or two cups of coffee daily without harm. If you're trying to conceive, though, you may want to greatly limit your caffeine intake. ...Read more

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A cup of coffee before a workout is ok?

A cup of coffee before a workout is ok?

It's fine: (provided u share with me).A light drink with some caloric content should replenish ur body's needs during work out as well as improve ur endurance and blood circulation.Have fun! http://www.Fitday.Com/fitness-articles/fitness/weight-loss/consuming-caffeine-before-working-out.Html. ...Read more

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Do gourmet coffees make you gain weight?

Do gourmet coffees make you gain weight?

Coffee: Coffee may not contain alot of calories but the extras added to coffe have more influence and sabotage for moderate weight management. ...Read more

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