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2. What is the name of the Neurotransmitter, that people with AN have fluctuating levels of?

  • Dopamine
  • Serotonin
  • Noradrenaline

3. Who's study used the term ' Double Disadvantage' to explain why individuals can get anorexia?

  • Gibbon & Mckillip (2007) - Mothers with AN cause the child to be genetically disadvantaged
  • Bulik et al (2005) - Mothers with AN expose their children through genetic vulnerability and inadaqute nutrition
  • Bulik et al (2005) - Mothers cause the child AN due to lack of nutrition and nurture

4. What season did Eagles et al (2001) state that most AN patients are born in, and why?

  • Spring, during conception they are exposed to infection
  • Summer, as during conception they are more exposed to infection
  • Winter, as during conception there are high temperatures

5. What did Bailer et al (2007) find about the levels of serotonin in recovering Anorexia patients?

  • Higher levels of dopamine in women recovering from AN
  • Lower levels of dopamine in women recovering from AN
  • Higher levels of serotonin in women recovering from Binge/Purge AN
  • Lower levels of serotonin in women recovering from Binge/Purge AN

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