Anorexia in men is, I think, not thought about nearly enough. Isabella is reporting a study that attempts to re-dress the balance of the focus on women and anorexia.
The study also compared the professional understanding of the problem and the understanding of friends and family. For instance,
“experts and literature agreed that a distorted body image is characteristic of male anorexia, patients and family did not”.
It’s an important topic and a good post, you can go to it by clicking on this link.