I am 25 and am losing weight unnecessarily even if I do not skip meals and try having heavy and nutritious food even when am not home. I sleep much late at night and rise late as well. Seldom do I drink but I smoke about 7-8 a day and occasionally i smoke weed. Are these factors really responsible? I do not have any other health problems. Thank You.
Doctor Answers (1) on Weight Loss
If you're not obese and you've lost more than 10 percent of your body weight during the past six months — for instance, 15 pounds (7 kilograms) if you weigh 150 pounds (68 kilograms) — consult your doctor. An unexplained drop in weight could be caused by various conditions — including overactive thyroid (hyperthyroidism), diabetes, depression, liver disease, cancer or disorders that interfere with how your body absorbs nutrients (malabsorption disorders)...Consult nearest physician they will do the needful.
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