Overlooked and Undertreated: Male Eating Disorders : Blog Of The Nation When Harvard researchers at McLean Hospital reported the results of the first national study of eating disorders in a population of nearly 3,000 adults, they did not expect to

Overlooked and Undertreated: Male Eating Disorders

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When Harvard researchers at McLean Hospital reported the results of the first national study of eating disorders in a population of nearly 3,000 adults, they did not expect to find that so many afflicted by the disease were men. But 25 percent of people suffering from anorexia or bulimia, and 40 percent of binge eaters, are men. We'll talk about it, and certainly hope that if you or a man you know has suffered from any of these disorders, you'll comment on your experience.