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My Son is experiencing sore throat, fatigue, appetite changes (quality: reduced appetite) and loss of voice.

My Son is experiencing  sore throat, fatigue, appetite changes (quality: reduced appetite)  and loss of voice.

Dr. can check throat: New throat pain can be from a strep throat infection (antibiotics are needed), a cold or influenza (antibiotics usually not used), or from some other cause such as allergies or irritants. Usually, a person sees the doctor if the sore throat is bothersome, recurrent, or doesn't go away quickly (mainly to check for strep throat). A couple days of throat lozenges and Tylenol (acetaminophen) can help. ...Read more

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Dr. Mark Diamond
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Croup (Definition)

An upper respiratory infection that also involves the voicebox, leading to a barky cough, and a ...Read more


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Headache Bloated High temp Mood swings Memory loss Fatigue Lack of appetite Help??

Headache
Bloated
High temp
Mood swings
Memory loss
Fatigue
Lack of appetite 
Help??

High temp: If you are running a high fever and you have significant symptoms it is a good idea to see a doctor in person to examine you and diagnose. Once this is accomplished, your doctor can give you antipyretic and analgesic medicine to treat your fever and pain respectively. There may be anti infective treatment your physician will suggest. Remember to bring your medicine if any and know your allergies. ...Read more

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My Husband is experiencing fatigue, toothache, lightheadedness and appetite changes (quality: reduced appetite) .

My Husband is experiencing  fatigue, toothache, lightheadedness and appetite changes (quality: reduced appetite) .

Concurrent: If your husband has an infected tooth, that can be the cause of all of his symptoms. So have him see your Dentist immediately. If no infection, the next appointment should be with your Physician. May also have concurrent unrelated problems. ...Read more

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Can hay fever cause loss of appetite?

Can hay fever cause loss of appetite?

Maybe not directly -: Hay fever could plug up your nose to the point that you cannot smell well. This can affect your ability to taste and enjoy food . . . Which in turn could affect your appetite. Just another way things are complex and connected in humans, no? I also agree with dr. Ali about the effects of medications people take for allergies. ...Read more

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Dehydrated, nausea, fatigue. Been having issues sleeping. Anxiety all day, jittery, low grade fever, irritable, aggressive, No appetite. Ongoing week?

Dehydrated, nausea, fatigue. Been having issues sleeping. Anxiety all day, jittery, low grade fever, irritable, aggressive, No appetite. Ongoing week?

Exam needed: Your symptoms are nonspecific and nondiagnostic at this time and there seem to be a few unrelated issues ongoing. Your best move is to see your physician who will take a thorough history and perform a careful physical examination. If deemed advisable appropriate tests will be ordered in order to make a diagnosis and prescribe proper treatment. For anxiety and insomnia stress management is helpful ...Read more

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Can a fever decrease appetite?

Yes: Chemical materials released from inflammatory cells are called cytokines. There are many of these and several of them, particularly tumor necrosis factor, suppress appetite. ...Read more

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Can baby teething cause gas, discomfort, constipation, lack of appetite?

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Can baby teething cause gas, discomfort, constipation, lack of appetite?

No: Teething has been wrongfully blamed for the common maladies in infants of 6 to 12 months age such as fever (febrile illness), diarrhea or even rash. It would be reasonable to expect a mild elevation of temperature not above 101 degree F and some fretfullness. ...Read more

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Hemorrhoids, high temp, fever, shivering, loss of appetite, what's wrong?

Hemorrhoids, high temp, fever, shivering, loss of appetite, what's wrong?

Can't diagnose: Without an actual evaluation. If your temp is > 104 - please seek medical attention promptly. If symptoms are not resolving - or worsening - please see medical provider even if lower temp. ...Read more

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13 month old, chronic cold symptoms, rapid heart rate, difficulty catching breath, some acrocyanosis, irritable, pale?

13 month old, chronic cold symptoms, rapid heart rate, difficulty catching breath, some acrocyanosis, irritable, pale?

Go to doctor now...: If I am interpreting your question correctly, a 13 month old child with these symptoms should immediately be evaluated by a doctor. It could be the sign of something very serious. ...Read more

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Low self esteem, lack of memory lethargic and stomach pain ?

Low self esteem, lack of memory lethargic and stomach pain
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? depression, but...: Any memory disorder, lethargy, stomach pains must be evaluated initially as three separate entities, by a compassionate diagnostician. Once a memory disorder, hypothyroidism, an abdominal problem, anemia, other neuropsychiatric disorders have been ruled out, it may come down to a state of depression, which is as real as any other disease and must be treated properly. ...Read more

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Increased appetite but unexplained weightloss?

Increased appetite but unexplained weightloss?

check thyroid: If you haven't done so, check your thyroid level. Hyperthyroid can cause increased appetite with weight loss. ...Read more

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What causes loss of appetite and being lethargic?

What causes loss of appetite and being lethargic?

Consider this...: Gi tract has a limited # of symptoms to signal its distress--nausea/vomiting, diarrhea/constipation, bloating, pain, fullness, bleeding, etc. Many of these characterize ibs, but are also seen with inflammatory, infectious, ischemic, malabsorptive, metabolic, ; functional disorders. Directed lab work, imaging, biopsies, stool studies will find your answer ; direct treatment. Chance of pregnancy? ...Read more

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I am experiencing body aches, headache, fever (severity: moderate) , appetite changes (quality: reduced appetite) , unintentional weight loss, sor...

Appointment : You definitely need to see the doctor to be treated properly. Possibly you need antibiotic, but what kind and how long? It's impossible to do it on line. ...Read more

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Reduced Appetite (Definition)

diminished ...Read more