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I am bi-polar.I am 63 years old.20 years ago i spent 4 months

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I am bi-polar.I am 63 years old.20 years ago i spent 4 months on a psych ward. 2
months before that I lost 60 lbs (in those 2 months).I was not on any diet.I was not interested in food.
The psychiatrist said I was level 9 depression.if I had not gone to the hospital when I did would I have lost interested in water?I lived alone and I had no one at that time.Would I simply have died alone?
Bil Norris XXX@XXXXXX.XXX
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Health
Expert:  Dr. Chip replied 1 year ago.
Hi--are you asking if you might have stopped taking in anything by mouth including water?
Customer: replied 1 year ago.

Yes

Expert:  Dr. Chip replied 1 year ago.
I think with the degree of depression you had back then that, yes, in time you would have stopped both food and water and unless someone had found you in time you would have died from dehydration.
Customer: replied 1 year ago.

Thanks,


 


Please assure me that there will be no further withdrawing funds from my visa account down the road.


 

Expert:  Dr. Chip replied 1 year ago.
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