Things You Didn’t Know About Men With Eating Disorders

Rebecca Wagner poses a very interesting question in her piece about male eating disorders for The Atlantic. “You know the stereotype: A girl, inspired by her Barbie dolls, wants to achieve the ‘perfect’ figure. But what about boys and G.I. Joe?” Society puts a lot of pressure on young women to act a certain way, look a certain way, but there are also pressures on young men in similar ways. Here are the things you didn’t know about men with eating disorders.

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