Published in Diabetes Week, October 11th, 2004
Now, Jakubczak, who works at the University Health Center on the University of Maryland College Park, says a new student comes in once with a week with some form of distorted eating pattern, an obsession with body image, or excessive exercise routines.
Jakubczak, says the apparent increase of eating disorders among men on campus echoes a national trend and is fed by the unrealistic images of the male physique in the media.
"When they come in to see me they don't think they have a problem,"...
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