Question and answer
An eating disorder may start out as a slightly irregular pattern of eating.. true or false
This conversation has been flagged as incorrect. New answers have been added below ....
Get an answer
Original conversation
User: An eating disorder may start out as a slightly irregular pattern of eating.. true or false





Weegy: Eating disorders are conditions defined by abnormal eating habits that may involve either insufficient or excessive food intake to the detriment of an individual's physical and mental health. [ Bulimia nervosa and anorexia nervosa are the most common specific forms in the United Kingdom.[1] Other types of eating disorders include binge eating disorder and eating disorder not otherwise specified. Bulimia nervosa is a disorder characterized by binge eating and purging. Purging can include self-induce vomiting, over-exercising, and the usage of diuretics, enemas, and laxatives. Anorexia nervosa is characterized by extreme food restriction to the point of self-starvation and excessive weight loss.[2] Though primarily thought of as affecting females (an estimated 5–10 million being affected in the U.K.), eating disorders affect males as well. An estimated 10 – 15% of people with eating disorders are males (Gorgan, 1999). (an estimated 1 million U.K. males being affected).[3][4][5] Although eating disorders are increasing all over the world among both men and women, there is evidence to suggest that it is women in the Western world who are at the highest risk of developing them and the degree of westernization increases the risk.[6] Nearly half of all Americans personally know someone with an eating disorder. The skill to comprehend the central processes of appetite has increased tremendously since leptin was discovered, and the skill to observe the functions of the brain as well.[7] Interactions between motivational, homeostatic and self-regulatory control processes are involved in eating behaviour, which is a key component in eating disorders.[8] ]
Expert answered|amartin123|Points 20|

User: Disordered eating is often __________. A. an eating disorder that affects numerous teens B. caused by eating irregularly over short periods C. a precursor for developing a disorder, but not a disorder on its own D. accompanied by feelings of grief

Question
Asked 8/2/2013 11:13:32 AM
Updated 8/2/2013 12:10:39 PM
1 Answer/Comment
This conversation has been flagged as incorrect.
Flagged by Janet17
New answers
Rating

There are no new answers.

Comments
amartin23, please concentrate on simply answering the question asked, rather than copying and pasting large reams of text. When answering a question, you should restate the question within your answer, and provide a link to a source which specifically supports your answer - in this case a simple True or False. It might help if you review the basic Rules:
Added 8/2/2013 12:10:39 PM
Add an answer or comment
Log in or sign up first.
Questions asked by the same visitor
If an individual started running 10 miles three times a week, there would most likely be an __________. A. increase in flexibility B. increase in muscular strength C. increase in muscular endurance D. increase in weight
Weegy: : If an individual started running 10 miles three times a week, there would most likely be an __________. answer: C. increase in muscular endurance (More)
Question
Expert Answered
Asked 7/28/2013 8:30:48 PM
0 Answers/Comments
An individual has sarcopenia. In order to prevent this condition from becoming any worse, what action should be taken?
Weegy: Sarcopenia (from the Greek meaning "poverty of flesh") is the degenerative loss of skeletal muscle mass (0.5-1% loss per year after the age of 25), quality, and strength associated with aging. Sarcopenia is a component of the frailty syndrome. [ [ to prevent this condition from becoming any worse, it is advised to B. participate in more activities like weight training ] ] (More)
Question
Expert Answered
Asked 7/28/2013 8:27:28 PM
0 Answers/Comments
An individual has sarcopenia. In order to prevent this condition from becoming any worse, what action should be taken?
Weegy: An individual has sarcopenia. [ In order to prevent this condition from becoming any worse, what action should be taken? To summarize, to prevent or treat sarcopenia: • Get adequate high quality proteins from a variety of sources as well as adequate calories. Avoid excessive animal protein and cereal grain intakes while increasing the intake of fruits and vegetables. • Get regular blood work on all major hormones after the age of 40 and discuss with a medical professional if HRT is indicated. • Add supplements such as: creatine, vitamin D, whey protein, acetyl-l-carnitine, glutamine, and buffering agents such as potassium bicarbonate. • Exercise regularly – with an emphasis on resistance training - a minimum of 3 times per week. ] (More)
Question
Expert Answered
Asked 7/28/2013 8:26:37 PM
0 Answers/Comments
17,931,028 questions answered
Popular Conversations
Manhattan Island is __________. A. the largest island in Canada B. ...
Weegy: the manhattan island is the most highly populated island in north america. letter D would be the best answer. ...
10/22/2014 8:51:05 AM| 9 Answers
what is micro
Weegy: A microorganism is a microscopic organism, which may be a single cell or multicellular organism. User: what ...
10/21/2014 7:38:45 PM| 3 Answers
Arabian glass, which authorities believe appeared in the second half ...
Weegy: Obsidian, which was used by early man to make arrowheads, is a naturally occurring glass. 'which was used by ...
10/22/2014 10:45:16 AM| 3 Answers
Solve the inequality. 2(4 + x) > 4(x + 4) A. x > 4 B. x > ...
Weegy: 2w + 3 > 14; 2w > 14 - 3; 2w > 11; w > 11/2 User: Solve the inequality. 5a + 12 6 B. a < 6 C. D.
10/21/2014 12:59:56 PM| 3 Answers
The type of life insurance often used as mortgage insurance is?
Weegy: The type of life insurance often used as mortgage insurance is: Decreasing term.
10/21/2014 1:58:43 PM| 3 Answers
Anime
10/21/2014 9:41:19 AM| 2 Answers
what are quadratic equations
Weegy: You can apply quadratic equation to cook marshmallows by following these steps: 1. Select a quadratic ...
10/21/2014 10:48:49 AM| 2 Answers
What is the solution set of 2x ^2 - 3x = 5?
10/21/2014 11:05:05 AM| 2 Answers
Simplify -(-2a + 13) + (-9a - 2) - (-7a - 3).
Weegy: -(-2a + 13) + (-9a - 2) - (-7a - 3) = (-7a - 15) - (-7a - 3) = -12
10/21/2014 11:12:50 AM| 2 Answers
Determine the solution set of (x + 1)2 = 25. {-8, 6} {-8, ...
Weegy: The answer is 77,520. There are 77,520 possible committees that can be formed.
10/21/2014 11:18:30 AM| 2 Answers
Weegy Stuff
S
L
1
1
1
1
L
1
L
Points 2334 [Total 14709]| Ratings 0| Comments 2334| Invitations 0|Offline
S
L
1
L
P
C
1
P
C
1
L
Points 1464 [Total 10945]| Ratings 3| Comments 1434| Invitations 0|Offline
S
1
L
1
L
P
P
L
Points 811 [Total 13040]| Ratings 0| Comments 811| Invitations 0|Offline
S
L
Points 487 [Total 1886]| Ratings 0| Comments 487| Invitations 0|Offline
S
Points 482 [Total 482]| Ratings 0| Comments 452| Invitations 3|Offline
S
1
L
L
Points 476 [Total 6270]| Ratings 3| Comments 446| Invitations 0|Offline
S
Points 378 [Total 379]| Ratings 5| Comments 328| Invitations 0|Offline
S
Points 223 [Total 223]| Ratings 1| Comments 213| Invitations 0|Offline
S
P
C
L
P
L
1
Points 48 [Total 6282]| Ratings 0| Comments 48| Invitations 0|Offline
S
Points 27 [Total 27]| Ratings 0| Comments 27| Invitations 0|Offline
Home | Contact | Blog | About | Terms | Privacy | Social | ©2014 Purple Inc.