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What is happening in the body when you starve?

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Dr. Clarence Grim
Internal Medicine - Endocrinology
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In brief: Starve

Great question.
Best reference is Ancel Keys Biology of Starvation. Good discussion in wikipedia. 1. lose weight. 2. lose salt 3 BP goes down 4. Get hungry 5. Metabolism rate goes down. 6. Heart slows down. 7. Faint 8. Die.

In brief: Starve

Great question.
Best reference is Ancel Keys Biology of Starvation. Good discussion in wikipedia. 1. lose weight. 2. lose salt 3 BP goes down 4. Get hungry 5. Metabolism rate goes down. 6. Heart slows down. 7. Faint 8. Die.
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