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Unformatted text preview: 6. Lindsey is extremely afraid of becoming obese even though she is underweight. She often checks her body in the mirror for any signs of fat and refuses to eat most foods because she insists they are fatty or high in calories. Lindsey most clearly demonstrates symptoms of: a. bulimia nervosa. b. an abnormally high set point. c. anorexia nervosa. d. excess PYY. 7. According to health psychologists, which of the following would be the best advice or encouragement to offer someone who wants to lose excess weight? a. "Avoid complex carbohydrates like potatoes and pasta." b. "Reduce your weight gradually over a period of several months." c. "Your self-esteem will increase dramatically if you can successfully lose weight." d. "Once you lose your excess weight, you will experience a big reduction in your appetite for food."...
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- Winter '08