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Which illnesses could these symptoms indicate? [long]


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#1 GiantFailure

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Posted 07 August 2020 - 02:34 PM

I have been unable to feel any hunger even though I have been restricting to no more than 700 calories for the past 142 days (I count them). Also, I function completely normal and not once felt dizzy or weak, I consistently walked 10k to 25k steps a day without a single exception.

Now, you probably don't believe me. Or you think to yourself 'why is that a problem? Sounds useful!'. But the reason I am posting this is because I suspect the above to be linked to something more problematic:

Since I was 5, I'm almost uncapable to feel thirst till this day and sometimes I forget to do so for days (I use a tracker on my phone now). It's a condition called adipsia/hypodipsia.
Maybe there is an equivalent for absence of hunger?

In addition, I've been missing my period for 14 months now (before that, it returned whenever I regularly ate over 1200 calories), my pulse is irregular and slightly faster and my hair started falling out. Moreover, I suffer from insomnia and have gotten no more than 4 hours of sleep for several months now.

Another problem is that I cannot tolerate heat. At all. My head starts to feel like it's swelling whenever I go outside, and ny eyes hurt as well (light sensitivity).

Then there's the issue with my pain sensation. Whenever I accidentally hurt myself bad(slipping on the stairs and hitting the floor withy my head for a concrete example) I am literally not sure if that's supposed to hurt/ how I should respond to the sensation.

The same goes for emotions: sometimes, I have a hard time figuring out what emotion I'm feeling at that particular moment. On other occasions, my emotional state is either amplified or basically lacking.

To me, it almost seems like I struggle with identifying/processing the nature and intensity of different kinds of essential body and brain signals.

All of this basically boils down to one question: does anyone know of illnesses that mess with the brain's ability to detect signals for hunger, sleep, pain, temperature and emotion and respond appropriately to them.
I'm worried (at least I know what I'm feeling right now)...

#2 GiantFailure

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Posted 07 August 2020 - 02:50 PM

Also, I have trouble with my memory.

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Posted 07 August 2020 - 05:18 PM

Are you able to go to the doctor?

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Posted 07 August 2020 - 10:41 PM

Yes, but I'm not sure which one.

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Posted 19 August 2020 - 04:10 PM

Genetic disorder of some sort?

I've seen youtube docs about "superhumans" who don't feel pain/hunger/thirst/tiredness.


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