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My height is 5.6" and weight 7stone (clothed) I suffer from

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My height is 5.6" and weight 7stone (clothed) I suffer from Sjogrens have had a
bereavement cannot eat is this dangerous?
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. Chip replied 2 years ago.
--why exactly is it that you can't eat? Can you at least drink liquids?
Customer: replied 2 years ago.

Have to drink lots because no saliva glands due to Sjogrens Syndrome

Expert:  Dr. Chip replied 2 years ago.
I understand June but what's the problem you're having with eating?
Customer: replied 2 years ago.

Just stopped eating weight going down want to know if present weight is

dangerous

Expert:  Dr. Chip replied 2 years ago.
How much weight have you lost over what period of time?
Customer: replied 2 years ago.

Over a stone in the last 6 weeks despite underactive thyroid

Expert:  Dr. Chip replied 2 years ago.
OK June--that's a lot of weight loss short period of time so, yes, it is dangerous and you need to see your doctor about it. You can try eating Ensure puddings or drinking Ensure if you have no appetite
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