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Eating Disorders

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Anorexia Athletica is characterized by all of the following signs except:
self-starvation
bulimia nervosa is characterized by recurrent episodes of rapid and uncontrollable ingestion of large amounts of food in a short period of time, followed by purging
true
figure the BMI (to the nearest tenth) for the following individual: 102.3 kg in weight and 1.7 m in height
35.4
for the BMI that you just calculated, the person is considered which of the following:
severe obesity
It is okay if a females body composition is 6% as that is very healthy
false
which of the following methods of body composition assessment are the gold standard and provides the most accurate measurement of body composition?
hydrostatic weighing
for an individual to lose weight, they should decrease their caloric intake and increase their activity levels
true
which of the following eating disorders are characterized by an individual cutting portions into smaller ones and pushing food around the plate
anorexia nervosa
the female athletic triad does not include which of the following?
vitamin A depletion
which of the following is typically characterized by a normal health appearance?
bulimia nervosa