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Eating Disorder Stigma

Why We Need To Stop Saying 'Manorexia'

HuffPost Live | Rahel Gebreyes | Posted 02.25.2015 | Women

While terms like "manorexia" have been tossed around to alert the public that eating disorders are not exclusive to women, such labels can be damaging...

Take One Step Forward for Male Eating Disorders

Brian Cuban | Posted 01.23.2014 | Healthy Living
Brian Cuban

Male body image stereotypes are powerful. Men are strong. Men are leaders. Men don't complain about fat days. Men certainly don't stick their fingers down their through and purge their meals. Men don't starve themselves. Yet men are doing it. They are doing it in alarming numbers.

The Issue Affecting More Men Than Ever

Christina Huffington | Posted 12.29.2014 | Women

Whether it's the death of an anorexic model or allegations of drug use and extreme dieting, the fashion industry is no stranger to eating disorder con...

Not a Universal Image: Conceptualize Your Healthy Reflection

Troy Roness | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Troy Roness

Now, the preponderance of society (in my opinion) believes that if you are male and struggle with body image issues, have an eating disorder, or speak on the issues related to your body, you are more than likely to identify as LGBT. This is absolutely not true.

Breaking The Eating Disorder Stigma, One Story At A Time

Aimee Liu | Posted 06.14.2011 | Home
Aimee Liu

All eating disorders can be fatal, and the longer they persist, the more damage they do to mind, body and spirit. Eating disorders have a higher mortality rate than schizophrenia, alcoholism, or depression.