Eating Disorders Treatment Slow for Men, Study Finds

Eating Disorders Treatment Slow for Men, Study Finds

According to findings from a recent study, treatment for men suffering from eating disorders is more likely to be slower than for women. Part of the reason is due to more focus on women suffering from problems like anorexia and bulimia. There is also the issue of doctors misdiagnosing problems, and ignoring the fact that […]

Eating Disorders in Men Ignored

Eating Disorders in Men Ignored

Men with an eating disorder are not getting the help they need. Symptoms in young men are being ignored because of a perception that eating disorders are a “women’s illness.” Men are under-diagnosed and under-treated for eating disorders, despite making up about 25 percent of cases, a recent United Kingdom study suggests. University of Oxford and […]