What Is Cachexia?
In Cachexia one feels very much weight loss and muscle wasting. This is a sign of many chronic deseases, such as HIV, cancer, chronic renal failure and multiple sclerosis.
The interaction of many different factors causes cachexia. One who is suffering from cachexia has abnormal levels of certain substances in one’s body. These imbalances cause weight loss and muscle wasting.
increasing metabolism and the spending of energy
increasing the breakdown of muscle