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Weight Loss is not a disease on its own, but an indication of an underlying cause. Causes of weight loss vary widely, from cancer to kidney disease to thyroidism. Psychological problems also cause weight loss. Symptoms of Weight Loss depend on the cause of loss of weight. Symptoms that accompany unexplained weight loss are:
• Excessive tiredness
• Muscle wastage
HOW IS WEIGHT LOSS DIAGNOSED?
A nutritionist would diagnose the cause of weight loss here and also suggest some tests to check for the root cause.
HOW IS WEIGHT LOSS TREATED?
Weight loss may be treated by dietary changes and modifications suggested by the doctor. In case of hormonal disorder the treatment would focus on the cause of the condition and bring the levels to normal count. The treatment is directed towards treating the direct cause of the condition.
DID YOU KNOW?
There are cases where extreme weight loss can leads to death, especially anorexia or bulimia.