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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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