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Hi I can't stop eating. I have my tea. Them just sit eating

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Hi I can't stop eating. I have my tea. Them just sit eating chocolate and crisps. Also eating lot more for lunch and breaks at work. I not sure but thing at work not Been good. So think it may be stress coursing it. I feel hungry all the time. I put wait on belly. I really want to loss bit of wait but don't know what to do. Can you Help please.
Submitted: 3 years ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. David replied 3 years ago.
Dr. David :

This is Dr. David

Dr. David :

you need to see your doctor and get your thyroid hormone levels checked.

Dr. David :

if you have high thyroid hormone levels called hyperthyroidism, this can increase your appetite and cause you to be hungry

Dr. David :

are you female?

Dr. David :

are you pregnant possibly?

Dr. David :

how old are you?

JACUSTOMER-zebuljff- :

Yes

JACUSTOMER-zebuljff- :

No

Dr. David :

you need to see your doctor and get your thyroid hormone levels checked.

JACUSTOMER-zebuljff- :

On pill and did test

Dr. David :

if you have high thyroid hormone levels called hyperthyroidism, this can increase your appetite and cause you to be hungry




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Dr. David :

have you had your thyroid hormone levels checked already?

JACUSTOMER-zebuljff- :

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JACUSTOMER-zebuljff- :

No

Dr. David :

you need to see your doctor and get your thyroid hormone levels checked.

JACUSTOMER-zebuljff- :

So it's not stress

Dr. David :

it could be stress as well.

JACUSTOMER-zebuljff- :

Ok

Dr. David :

excessive stress can cause you to eat more.

JACUSTOMER-zebuljff- :

I had lot of stress from work

JACUSTOMER-zebuljff- :

And cos of pain I have fibromyalgia and bladder problem go loo all the time

Dr. David :

I see

Dr. David :

you could have overactive bladder muscles if you are urinating frequently

Dr. David :

or you could have a bladder infection possibly.

Dr. David :

bacterial bladder infection can cause you to go to the bathroom frequently.

JACUSTOMER-zebuljff- :

Doctors said not that it's istitus sorry can't spell just destenchion and biopsy

JACUSTOMER-zebuljff- :

Just had sorryv

JACUSTOMER-zebuljff- :

I alway eaten chocolate and crisps but not like this and eat way more food in work then did before

JACUSTOMER-zebuljff- :

If it is stress what can I do ?

Dr. David :

the best thing to do is try to destress

Dr. David :

exercises is another way to decrease stress.

Dr. David :

and will help decrease stress

Dr. David :

and not have you eat so much.

JACUSTOMER-zebuljff- :

Ok anything else I try to exercise but have spells when can't because of fibromyalgia in to much pain

Dr. David :

simple walking or speed walking can be good exercise.

Dr. David :

meditation can help decrease stress as well

Dr. David :

also simple stretching of muscles can help decrease stress and be less painful.

Dr. David :

you might want to ask your GP to refer you to a therapist as well for talk therapy to talk about your stress and your overeating as well.

Dr. David :

have you talked to a therapist before?

JACUSTOMER-zebuljff- :

Yes I talk to someone before when my

JACUSTOMER-zebuljff- :

Neaice died at birth

Dr. David :

I see.

Dr. David :

it might help to talk to someone again.

Dr. David :

I hope your work stress gets better.

JACUSTOMER-zebuljff- :

Maybe will go see doctor next week if can get appointment around work

Dr. David :

good idea.

Dr. David :

good luck

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let me know if you have other questions.

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JACUSTOMER-zebuljff- :

Ok thank you so much

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thanks.

JACUSTOMER-zebuljff- :

Ok bye

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