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Do you bite your nails when you get hungry?For Hypoglycemics=low blood sugar.

Everytime I get hungry I bite my nails because my body wants the protein in my nails.


Asked by countingsparows at 11:01 AM on Jun. 1, 2009 in Health

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  • uhhh i bite the skin around my naild but not my nails. but i also do it out of habbit and out of nervousness or boredness.

    Answer by amy31308 at 11:03 AM on Jun. 1, 2009

  • No. I get the shakes, sweat, and have a hard time speaking when my blood sugar levels drop.

    Answer by Ginger0104 at 11:06 AM on Jun. 1, 2009

  • My uncle who died of Liver's disease used to bite his nails down to the nubs.Liver's disease is one of the causes for Hypoglycemia. Nervousness does run in my family but after a meal I stop biting my nails and then when I get hungry I start to pick again.

    Answer by countingsparows at 11:17 AM on Jun. 1, 2009