What causes depression and increased appetite? 5 possible conditions

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See a list of possible causes in order from the most common to the least.

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Seasonal Affective Disorder

Seasonal affective disorder (SAD) is a form of depression. People affected by SAD display symptoms of depression at the same time every year, typically during the fall and winter months. According to the America...

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Bulimia

Bulimia is an eating disorder characterized by binge eating followed by purging, often through forced vomiting.

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Postpartum Depression

Postpartum depression affects as many as 13 percent of new mothers. In the U.S., that's half a million women. Learn about symptoms, causes, risks, and more.

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Nicotine Dependence

Nicotine addiction occurs when a person becomes addicted to nicotine, which is a chemical found in tobacco. The addiction is physical, mental, and behavioral.

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5

AIDS

HIV causes progressive failure of the immune system, making the body far more susceptible to infections and cancer.

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This feature is for informational purposes only and should not be used to diagnose.
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