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Males and Eating Disorders

Approximately 10% of eating disordered individuals coming to the attention of mental health professionals are male.

There is a broad consensus that eating disorders in males are clinically similar to, if not indistinguishable from, eating disorders in females.

For more information, see the following links:

http://www.nationaleatingdisorders.org/males-and-eating-disorders

http://www.anad.org/get-information/males-eating-disorders/

http://psychcentral.com/blog/archives/2008/10/07/eating-disorders-in-men/