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Loss of Appetite



Eating can be an essential pleasure of life. But when we lose our appetite—whether we are actively turned off by the though of food or just lack the desire to eat—accessing nutrition becomes a chore. Frequently, a loss of appetite can be a symptom of high stress, an undiagnosed illness, or a side affect of medication or treatment for a separate issue. Finding ways to work with our bodies can start with appreciating what they’re doing for us, even when we’re not feeling our best.

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Loss of Appetite in Toddlers – Reasons & Solutions

If your child turns away everything that you serve on the plate, he may be a picky eater. It's certainly worrying when your little one creates a fuss about food regularly. But don’t worry; a loss of appetite in toddlers is a common problem.

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What Is Appetite?

Appetite is a person’s desire to eat food. It is distinct from hunger, which is the body’s biological response to a lack of food. A person can have an appetite even if their body is not showing signs of hunger, and vice versa.

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How to Build an Appetite if You Struggle to Eat // Weight Gain

Here's a list of tips to help you build up your appetite if you are struggling to get yourself to eat.

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6 Easy Tips To Overcome The Loss Of Appetite | Healthy Eating Habits | The Foodie Tips & Tricks

Are you NOT feeling hungry for a long time? Is your favourite food not making you go 'slurp'? Maybe you are following some unhealthy eating habits! Here are 6 ways in which you can overcome your loss of appetite.

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Should I Eat if I Am Not Hungry (NO Appetite)? – Dr. Berg on Loss of Appetite

Dr. Berg talks about appetite and if it goes away, should a person eat. Food has two purposes, one is for fuel and the other is for nutrients. Most people if they go longer than a day without eating are deficient in nutrients, especially if they are starting out on ketosis and intermittent fasting.

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Cancer Healthy—Managing Loss of Appetite & Nausea During Treatment | El Camino Health

Losing your appetite or feeling nausea are treatment side effects that you may experience. Try these helpful techniques to manage side effects.

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Managing Your Loss of Appetite - Odette Cancer Centre

Several cancer patients discuss their experiences with loss of appetite while in treatment.

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Anxiety and Loss of Appetite

Anxiety and loss of appetite is a problem that affects many. You will learn more about it in the following video.

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Chemo Diet

Chemo does affect taste buds. Ironically, just when patients need calories the most, food just doesn't taste the same. Some patients complain of a metal taste in their mouth. Others lose their appetite altogether.

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Weight Changes

Weight changes, either loss or gain, are common during cancer treatment.

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