Excessive Crying And Weight Gain

Reviewed on 1/23/2023

Excessive crying may be seen in infants and children with teething or any type of discomfort including colic. Excessive crying in adults can accompany mental health conditions such as depression. Depression can also result in changes in eating habits which in some people may lead to weight gain. Hypothyroidism is a hormonal condition that can cause weight gain as well. Pay attention to all your symptoms. If you are concerned about these or any symptoms, seek the advice of a doctor.

While the list below can be considered as a guide to educate yourself about these conditions, this is not a substitute for a diagnosis from a health care provider. There are many other medical conditions that also can be associated with your symptoms and signs. Here are a number of those from MedicineNet:

At MedicineNet, we believe it is important to take charge of your health through measures such as a living healthy lifestyle, practicing preventative medicine, following a nutrition plan, and getting regular exercise. Understanding your symptoms and signs and educating yourself about health conditions are also a part of living your healthiest life. The links above will provide you with more detailed information on these medical conditions to help you inform yourself about the causes and available treatments for these conditions.

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