On Wednesday, "Nightly News" reported on a problem affecting at least one million males: eating disorders. Anorexia is typically associated with teenage girls, but now some treatment centers are seeing an increase in the number of boys seeking help.
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If you think that you or a loved one may be suffering from an eating disorder, visit these helpful resources or call the National Eating Disorders live helpline at 800-931-2237 (Monday – Friday: 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. EST)
National Eating Disorders Association: http://www.nationaleatingdisorders.org/
National Association of Anorexia Nervosa and Associated Disorders: http://www.anad.org/
National Association for Males with Eating Disorders: http://namedinc.org/
International Association of Eating Disorders Professionals: http://www.iaedp.com/
Eating Disorders Coalition: http://www.eatingdisorderscoalition.org/
Families Empowered and Supporting Treatment of Eating Disorders: http://www.feast-ed.org/
Eating Disorders Resource Center: http://www.edrcsv.org/