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Increase in eating disorders among men

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  1. HeyI’m writing my thesis on the subject men with eating disorders and realy would like the title of the research where they found that there is an increase in men with eating disorders since three years. Could you please send me the name and the writer(s) of this research/article?Thank you,Marc

  2. The Disordered Times » Blog Archive » You can’t be too much of a smartass when news is lacking 26 Jul 2008, 7:55am

    […] Pink News is saying that new research is showing a 90% increase in reported eating disorders over the last three years in men living in the UK. This is great news since eating disorders are often overlooked when diagnosing men. Men are also much less likely to admit having a problem with food. Men are more likely to suffer from bulimia than any other eating disorder, Pink News says, while more than 15 percent of gay or bisexual men have suffered some type of eating disorder. Unfortunately, Pink News doesn’t give further detail on how the research study came to its astonishing conclusions. […]

  3. A to-do list for LGB equality « Andy's Miscellany 24 Mar 2011, 2:29pm

    […] especially younger gay men. 20% of male eating disorders are among gay men, and the prevalence has increased significantly in recent years. Lesbians and bisexual women are more likely to self-harm, attempt suicide or have an eating […]

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