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11 Jan 2013

hunger pang
Sometimes after eating dinner I feel a hunger pang or ''hollow'' in my stomach though I''m full. I thub become tempted and nibble on e.g @ least 2 biscuits?? What could be he cause?
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DietDoc

01 Jan 0001

Dear Hellen
There can be many different reasons for the hollow feeling some people experience after eating even when their stomach is full. If this feeling should be accompanied by pain and acidity, then you may have gastritis or an ulcer. Please have a medical checkup in such a case because excess stomach acid needs to be treated. Other possible causes include problems with your insulin levels or a learned reaction linked to psychological needs (e.g. comfort eating).
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DietDoc
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