Menstrual cycle carbohydrate craving can have various causes, ranging in severity from 'worrying' to 'needs attention'. 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 menstrual cycle carbohydrate craving, we could:
Do you have a sugar, chocolate or carbohydrate craving associated with your cycle?
Possible responses:→ No / don't know
→ Occasionally / moderate
→ Often / severe