Disordered Eating in the Adolescent Male
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- Recognize that both restrictive and muscularity-oriented disordered eating (MODE) exists in adolescent (and adult) males
- Understand that typical eating disorder screening tools assess for restrictive eating patterns only
- Realize the risks of bulking diets, crash diets, and supplements in young men, particularly young athletes
- Encourage you to incorporate diet and exercise history into your well-adolescent visits to screen for (un)healthy patterns
Recommended CitationBardet, MD, Kyle, "Disordered Eating in the Adolescent Male" (2018). Department of Family & Community Medicine Presentations and Grand Rounds. Paper 295.