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Excessive eating

Contents for Overeating
  1. Introduction: Overeating
  2. Causes (44 conditions)
  3. Causes of Types
  4. Drug causes (7 listings)
  5. Diagnostic tests (28 listings)
  6. Questions your doctor may ask (and why) (31 listings)
  7. Combined symptoms
  8. News (5 listings)

Overeating

Excessive eating: Excessive eating is listed as an alternate name or description for symptom:

Causes of Overeating (Excessive eating): See detailed list of causes below.

Overeating (medical symptom): Eating too much food.

Introduction: Excessive eating

Overeating (medical symptom): Overeating may be caused by changed in appetite (see excessive hunger) or in some cases it may arise without an increase in appetite.

Causes of Overeating (Excessive eating)

The list of medical condition causes of Overeating (Excessive eating) includes:

  • Some common causes of overeating may include:
    • Stress
    • Boredom - people often eat when they've nothing else to do.
    • Habitual overeating
    • Comfort overeating (see Overeating)

All 44 causes of Overeating

More Specific Symptoms for Excessive eating:

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Related Symptoms for Excessive eating

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Broader Symptom Types for Excessive eating:

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More Symptom Information for Excessive eating

For a medical symptom description of 'Excessive eating', the following symptom information may be relevant to the symptoms: Overeating (symptom). However, note that other causes of the symptom 'Excessive eating' may be possible.

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Excessive eating: Related Medical Topics

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Excessive eating: Excessive eating is listed as an alternate name or description for Hyperphagia. For a medical symptom description of 'Excessive eating', the following disease information may be relevant to the symptoms: Hyperphagia (disease information). However, numerous other possible causes of the symptom may be possible.

Excessive eating (medical condition): A term used to describe excessive eating. It is often caused by damage to the part of the brain called the hypothalmos.

More information on medical condition: Hyperphagia:

 

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