Eating at night can have various causes, ranging in severity from 'minor' to 'very serious'. Finding the true cause means ruling out or confirming each possibility – in other words, diagnosis.
Diagnosis is usually a complex process due to the sheer number of possible causes and related symptoms. In order to diagnose eating at night, we could:
|Night Eating Syndrome||5%||Ruled out|
|Low Melatonin||0%||Ruled out|
Do you need to get up and eat during your hours of sleep?
Possible responses:→ Don't know
→ I eat a little occasionally, less than once a week
→ I eat a lot occasionally or a little regularly
→ I eat a lot regularly, several times per week