loss of appetite


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loss of appetite

Medtalk Anorexia, see there.
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The indoor cat was lethargic, had a loss of appetite, and appeared to have trouble breathing.
Common symptoms include pain in the upper abdomen that typically radiates to the back and is relieved by leaning forward, loss of appetite, significant weight loss and painless jaundice related to bile duct obstruction.
Patients suffering from chronic pain, loss of appetite and other ailments that marijuana is said to alleviate can get it with a dose of convenience at the Herbal Nutrition Centre, where a large machine will dole out the drug around the clock.
New findings in rodents confirm rhodiola's ability to offset stress-induced anxiety, depression, and loss of appetite.
Symptoms of overtraining are excessive muscle soreness, headaches, and loss of appetite, decreased immune function, and physical exhaustion.
Nutrition is a critically important factor in the treatment of cancer and such after affects as neutropenia (low white blood cell count), diarrhea, constipation, sore mouth or throat, loss of appetite, etc.
Short-term symptoms include excess sweating, a rapid heartbeat, and anything from loss of appetite to overeating, especially sweets.
Those who travel often to other time zones know the effects of jet lag: fatigue, confusion, irritability, dehydration, loss of appetite, and insomnia.
Wilson noted that seniors often suffer from a loss of appetite and are more susceptible to disease as a result of not eating.
The disease is marked by many attacks of diarrhea, sever stomach pain, nausea, fever, chills, and loss of appetite and body weight.
When over-the-counter medicine didn't help, and he was weak from lack of sleep and loss of appetite, he called his regular physician, who sent him to the emergency room.
Loss of appetite, substantial weight loss, stomach cramps, nausea, vomiting, muscle aches, low-grade fever, and fatigue can also occur, usually within a week of consuming the contaminated food.