Why Am I Always Thirsty?
Why Am I Always Thirsty?

Why Am I Always Thirsty?

Glucose in your urine draws in more water, so you pee more often. That leaves your body wanting to replace the fluid you’re losing.

Along with thirst and more visits to the restroom, other symptoms of diabetes include:

  • Blurred vision
  • Feeling very tired
  • Hunger
  • Cuts and bruises that are slow to heal


Diabetes Insipidus

Despite its name, this condition isn’t related to diabetes. It happens when your body doesn’t make enough of a hormone that helps your kidneyscontrol the amount of water in your body. Excessive thirst is one of the major symptoms.

If you have diabetes insipidus, you may also have:

  • Dehydration
  • The urge to pee often

Dry Mouth

If your glands don’t make enough saliva, you may have other symptoms, such as:

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