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Men Anorexia

Men Get Eating Disorders Too

Jon Derek Croteau, Ed.D. | Posted 12.22.2014 | Gay Voices
Jon Derek Croteau, Ed.D.

Not one of the many specialists that I visited wanted to recognize that I was clearly struggling with an eating disorder. Eventually, when all else failed, I was diagnosed with "runners' hematuria" -- blood in the urine -- from running too many miles. "It happens to marathoners all the time," one doctor said dismissively. "It makes perfect sense."

My Battle With Male Anorexia

Paul Florez | Posted 01.23.2014 | Gay Voices
Paul Florez

I was anorexic by the time my boyfriend Jeff and I moved to Manhattan in 2006. I was 22 years old, 6 feet tall, and 118.3 pounds. I had halfheartedly followed the South Beach Diet as a quick way to drop the extra pounds, but once I reached my desired weight, I just started starving myself.

Male Anorexia

Rebecca Cooper, MA, MFT, CCH, CEDS | Posted 06.26.2012 | Healthy Living
Rebecca Cooper, MA, MFT, CCH, CEDS

According to NEDA, at least one million males in the United States have an eating disorder such as anorexia or bulimia.