"Manorexia" on the rise: Experts blame pressure from male models as men suffer eating disorders


"Manorexia" on the rise: Experts blame pressure from male models as men suffer eating disorders

“Manorexia” on the rise: Experts blame pressure from male models as more men than ever suffer eating disorders

6:06 PM on 13th July 2011

Role model: Experts believe the obsession to achieve the toned figure of male models has led to rates of eating disorders among men reaching a record high

Role model: Experts believe the obsession to achieve the toned figure of male models has led to rates of eating disorders among men reaching a record high

Slim pickings: NHS figures have shown a 66 per cent increase in hospital admissions in England for male eating disorders over the last decade

Slim pickings: NHS figures have shown a 66 per cent increase in hospital admissions in England for male eating disorders over the last decade