Depression, Suicidal thoughts, Weight loss: 4 Possible Causes
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What causes depression, suicidal thoughts and weight loss? 4 possible conditions

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


Anorexia Nervosa

Anorexia nervosa is an eating disorder that can result in severe weight loss. Learn more about warning signs and treatment.

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Bipolar Disorder

Bipolar disorder is a mental illness marked by extreme shifts in mood ranging from mania to depression. It is also called bipolar disease or manic depression.

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Bulimia nervosa is a potentially life-threatening eating disorder. Read about the symptoms and treatment options.

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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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