Sonia Chacko, Author at Psychiatry Advisor

Sonia Chacko

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Weight Loss

Weight Loss I. Problem/Condition. Weight loss is generally defined as a decrease in one’s body weight that is due either to voluntary measures (e.g., changes in diet and energy expenditure) or to involuntary circumstances, such as malignancy or endocrinopathy. Clinically significant weight loss has been defined as the loss of ten pounds or more, but…

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