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Can terrible anxiety and depression cause weight loss? I've lost around 4-5 kilos (91->86/87) been constantlz under anxiety for 2 months. fear cancer.

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Dr. Bruce Jacobs
Specializes in Family Medicine
Yes.: Anxiety and depression can cause weight loss.. I don't think you have cancer unless you have profound weight loss.
Answered on May 6, 2016

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