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Do I have low blood sugar?

Patient: Hi doctor, I started jogging and went on a no starch diet this year, I have been feeling great until recently. Lately I have been eating and sleeping alot and craving something sweet, especially desserts. Should I be worried?

 

 

Symptoms: Fatigue, increased appetite and sweet cravings

 

 

Doctor: Hello,Welcome to Ask The Doctor.The symptoms you are getting are not due to Hypoglycemia. These symptoms are just be cause of craving as you are not taking any sugar products.I would advise you not to devoid yourself completely of sugar products. Take everything in moderation. Do regular exercises.I hope it helps.Stay Healthy.

 


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Dr. Jimmy Obaji M.D.

Dr. Jimmy Obaji completed his residency in Family Medicine at the University of Manitoba. He currently operates a walk-in-clinic in downtown Toronto.

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