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Why do I crave carbs during a fever?
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Dr. Ziad Akl
Internal Medicine - Infectious Disease
In brief: Muscles
During a fever, the muscles contract causing chills, burning calories.
I am not aware of this causing "carb craving" but it's probably the reason.

In brief: Muscles
During a fever, the muscles contract causing chills, burning calories.
I am not aware of this causing "carb craving" but it's probably the reason.
Dr. Ziad Akl
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