2. Weight loss without trying
Cancer often causes people to lose a lot of weight. This includes fat and lean muscles. This may mean the person has lung, pancreas, or stomach cancer:
This can be a troublesome symptom for self-diagnosis. However, if your weight has been steadily decreasing over time without any strenuous activity, it may be a sign. There are several tests you can perform to determine if this is the case. You will need to talk to your doctor about these symptoms and get a correct diagnosis. It may seem strange to think that way, but many people find that their appetite worsens. It is not uncommon to feel weak, have trouble concentrating, or even experience depression after losing a lot of weight. While losing weight is often a good thing, if it continues and gets worse, you may have a problem. A doctor should check for any change in appetite that lasts for more than a few weeks.
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