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What can be the cause of lack of appetite in case of 2 year old kid?

What can be the cause of lack of appetite in case of 2 year old kid?

Finicky eaters: Too much juice or milk decreases a toddlers appetite. Toddlers are also more likely to be "grazers" and eat several small snacks a day rather than 3 square meals. Talk with your pediatrician to make sure your child is plotting as expected on his growth chart. If the growth is fine, milk intake is around 18-24 oz/day and juice is less than 8 oz/day, try a balanced diet of small, frequent snacks. ...Read more

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My 2yr old baby has lack of appetite..Ive been giving him multivitamins and vitamins c everyday but seems not working what should I do?

My 2yr old baby has lack of appetite..Ive been giving him multivitamins and vitamins c everyday but seems not working what should I do?

Feeding expectations: A 2yo is an age where they begin to demand independence in frustrating ways & the change in their growth needs puts parents in a bind. Between 2-3 they will grow 2-3 in/4lb compared to 10in/14lb the first year. They seldom if ever eat a balanced meal & i expect them to eat well 3-4d/mo. The rest they just nibble.I expect a balanced wk & most get it. If the kid's growth is ok @ checkups, ok to relax. ...Read more

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I don't know why im so fearful of colon cancer at my age of 22 I have a poor appetite but no other symptoms like weight loss or fever how common is the cancer in a 22 year old? Is lack of appetite a symptom of colon cancer?

I don't know why im so fearful of colon cancer at my age of 22  I have a poor appetite but no other symptoms like weight loss or fever how common is the cancer in a 22 year old? Is lack of appetite a symptom of colon cancer?

Unusual: I had answered with the data on colon cancer to your question. From age 20-30 the percentage of people with colon cancer is a little over 1 %. Remember that most people of any age do not get colon cancer. At your age this is very low on the list of causes. Anxiety, thyroid disease, stress, bad diet are all much more likely. See your doc so that you can stop worrying and live life happily. ...Read more

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Abnormal bruises, pain in legs, night sweats, extreme kidney pain. White blood count 4.2, neutrophils 1.2. Lack of appetite and fatigue for 11 year old?

Abnormal bruises, pain in legs, night sweats, extreme kidney pain. White blood count 4.2, neutrophils 1.2. Lack of appetite and fatigue for 11 year old?

Obviously quite: A few findings to sort through, but lymphoma could be a potentially unifying diagnosis - night sweats, lowish blood counts, fatigue, low appetite from an enlarged spleen and back pain from enlarged lymph nodes. Next step may be more blood tests and a ct scan. Good luck. ...Read more

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What is the cause of lack of appetite in children?

Lack of appetite: Lack of appetite in children can have several reasons. If a cild is ill his appetite can be diminished. Activity createa an appetite in children. If they are not acticve for whatever reason their appetite may suffer. ...Read more

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Im only 22 years old with no colon cancer symptoms except lack of appetite is that really a specific symptom of colon cancer?

No: Lack of appetite is not a usual symptom of colon cancer. Unless you have strong family history of colon cancer occurring at a young age, you are too young to worry about it. ...Read more

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At my age of 23 I have a lack of appetite is that a early symptom of cancer for me? What are the more common causes for me

At my age of 23 I have a lack of appetite is that a early symptom of cancer for me? What are the more common causes for me

Lost thing to worry: 23yr old lost ( or least ) you should worry about, cancer are very rare at your age and don't worry. Your loss appetite, your mom will tell you that you not eating proper diet any slight depression, or worry will cause you loose appetite, see your family doctor first. ...Read more

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What are the main causes of lack of appetite in young people? Colon cancer? Im scared and only 24

Needs investigation: Without a family history a 22 year male is highly unlikely to have colon cancer. Lack of appetite may be due to many causes would require a detailed history, physical examination and lab and/or imaging studies. Please consult your doctor. ...Read more

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Is lack of appetite the least likely cause of stomach cancer? Im 22

Is lack of appetite the least likely cause of stomach cancer? Im 22

Causes are : Different than symtoms - a belly ache is a symptom; rebound tenderness and a fever and high white count are signs, and an inflamed appendix is this cause. Anorexia is a symptom...It is not very specific, and not often seen as the only problem with stomach cancer, that is virtually not seen at age 22. ...Read more

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What are some medicines that can cause a lack of appetite?

Medications effect: AdderallRitalin • Concerta • Dexedrine • Vyvance • FocalinSSRI antidepressant Medications • Byetta • Opiates Please see your physician to discuss side effects of any of these medications which you are taking. ...Read more

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Lack of appetite for a week and a day. What could cause this?

Lack of appetite for a week and a day. What could cause this?

Please see answer: If you are feeling healthy otherwise it's very UNLIKELY anything serious is causing your symptoms. Some of the possible causes are: depression, severe stress at work or home, medication side effect, viral gastroenteritis. IF your loss of appetite persists visit your physician to look for less common causes. ...Read more

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What are all my most likely causes of my lack of appetite at 22? Least likely causes?

Too many: Too many to list here without a good history and physical exam...If this has been persistent , and you are concerned (which you seem to be)....I would strongly recommend that you see your family doc soon for a check-up... ...Read more

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Does legg calve perthes disease cause a lack of appetite?

Does legg calve perthes disease cause a lack of appetite?

Not usually: Perthes disease mainly causes pain in hip or pain referred to knee and limping. ...Read more

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What could cause really vivid dreams every night being able to remember everything every night. lack of appetite and libido?

What could cause really vivid dreams every night being able to remember everything every night. lack of appetite and libido?

Have you done a: sleep study? Sounds like you are not getting enough deep sleep rest. If true, you are staying too close to REM sleep, which robs you of enough rest to deal with the day after. You would have too much awareness proximity to dreaming, hence the vivid recall. This condition can be caused by depression, anxiety/manic states, nutritional toxicity, etc. See a doc. ...Read more

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

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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Are there any nutritional defienceys that would cause lack of appetite?

Are there any nutritional defienceys that would cause lack of appetite?

Nutritional: deficiencies can cause weakness, depression, leading to loss of appetite. Your doctor can check to make sure you are absorbing nutrition properly if your are eating well enough. Spectracell lab in Texas has a Micronutrient lab test that is excellent. Peace and good health. ...Read more