Eating problems reveal other challenges
Jamie went through a tough transition after leaving the Marine Corps. She lost interest in eating and had trouble sleeping. Her mom noticed her weight loss and urged her to find support. Jamie began seeing a social worker and a psychologist and found ways to overcome stress and anxiety, which improved her sleep and appetite.
Check the “VA on Weight” page at https://www.maketheconnection.net/symptoms/eating-problems/ for complete descriptions and information, with answers to questions like:
What are eating problems?
If I’m experiencing eating problems, what can I do about it right away?
And much more.
Non-VA LOCAL HELP
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