A starvation diet, also sometimes called a crash diet, is a diet that consists of less than 700 calories a day. Starvation diets can cause severe health problems and should only be used with a doctor's guidance.
Starvation initially causes headaches, weakness, tiredness, cramps and dizziness. Denied glucose, the body enters a hypoglycemic state and confusion, irritability and increased heart-rate follow. As starvation continues, the person may experience nightmares, lack of coordination and fainting. The fi
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