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Eating Disorders Secret Sufferers – Men

Eating Disorders Affect Men TooEating disorders occur when an individual becomes addicted to damaging behavior regarding food and weight. For example, in the case of anorexia, people become addicted to restricting their caloric intake and losing weight. The common belief is that mainly women suffer from this type of addiction – eating disorders are still thought of as a female disease – and statistics reflect this with only 1 in 10 disordered individuals being male.

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Physical and Psycological Addictions are the Same

As reported in Psychology Today:

it seems that people think about physical addiction and psychological addiction as somehow separate processes. I think this distinction makes no sense. Even if people really meant what they were saying, the brain is undoubtedly part of the body, and therefore, psychological addictions are also physical.

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