freepik.com | Freepik Company SLWhy fasting is dangerous for health, said doctor, candidate of medical sciences Yevgeny Mashkovsky.For those who approach it recklessly, gastritis, peptic ulcer of the stomach and duodenum, as well as other diseases, can worsen. It is possible that a person will develop colitis, the interlocutor warned URA.RU .”Even if a person is in good health and wants to observe a very strict fast for the first week, combined with complete abstinence from solid foods, he may experience severe discomfort and weakness,” said Yevgeny Mashkovsky.For those who want to avoid the exacerbation of hidden diseases, it is better to prepare for fasting, the specialist advised. In addition, it is advisable to consult your doctor about possible complications. Fasting is a certain stress for the body. It is worth following him in the absence of pronounced chronic diseases, summarized Mashkovsky.