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A 21-year-old member asked:

Can imbalanced hormones cause weight loss. i have lost 30lbs unintentionally in the last 5 months?

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Dr. Catherine Carroll
Internal Medicine 12 years experience
Weight loss: Hormones, such as thyroid hormone, do affect your metabolism and therefore your weight. Any significant unexplained weight loss requires an evaluation by a physician.
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