A 57-year-old male asked:
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my 18 year old son often goes for a day or two without any food intake. a) what is it that makes him do this; b) what harm is he causing his body?

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Dr. Jordan Rush
12 years experience Gastroenterology
Unusual : May there be issues with depression? This is not uncommon and can certainly cause decreased appetite in a teenager.
Answered on May 27, 2013

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