Our expert says:
You really have to convince her to consult a doctor. The smoking puts her at risk for lung cancer, which can explain the severe weight loss. The abuse of Grandpa headache powders, can cause a gastric ulcer, which in turn can also cause, loss of appetite and anorexia. Other symptoms of a gastric ulcer include constant abdominal pain, nausea and vomitting.
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