I Am a Male With An Eating Disorder

For males who have eating disorders of any kind 32 People

    Its Not Only Girls

    Its not only females who have eating disorders, nor is it only teenagers.  I am far from being a teenager and am not female, yet I have had an eating disorder for many years.  Few suspect this, that dont know, because, as My partner said, I dont look anorexic and, as I...
    alabastardragon alabastardragon
    36-40, M
    10 Responses Jul 11, 2007

    Will This Road Will Ever End ? ? ? Where Is The Light At The End Of The Tunnel ? ? ?

    Hey all just wanted to share my story with you all and see if any one can give me some support on how to stop. I am 26 years old and have always had issues with my weight when I was at secondary school I was Bullied by people about my weight so I started to make my self sick on...
    mikey26 mikey26
    26-30, M
    Nov 17, 2013

    Seeking Men Battling An Eating Disorder For Documentary

    An award winning global film and television production company is seeking participants for a documentary program that explores men struggling with anorexia.  This is for a long running, highly acclaimed series for a major cable network. The angle of the show is educational, not...
    beyondthepale beyondthepale
    46-50, F
    Oct 23, 2011

    I gained a significant amount of weight trying

    to recover on my own. I feel nothing but regret, shame, loneliness, and self-hatred, which have all intensified even more so since I before.
    gradschooljunkie gradschooljunkie
    26-30, M
    Jan 21, 2014

    Its Not Just Girls Or Teens...

    I've always had a battle with my weight and was rather chubby as a child. In my teens I starved myself to lose weight and managed to get really slim but as time passed I ended up going the other way and ate to excess and became around 18st. I would then make myself sick after...
    stoowill stoowill
    Oct 24, 2011

    Eating Disorder Help/someone To Talk To About It/ Friends Txt Buddies To Help

    Hello, I will first start off by saying that I am a 21 year old perfectly healthy 180lbs 6foot tall guy. I am not ripped or anything like that and have a slight belly. Up until when I was a sophomore in high school I was a very large kid and always had low self esteem. Then when...
    cnixon09 cnixon09
    18-21, M
    3 Responses Nov 4, 2012

    My Story As Male Teen Anorexic

    Ever since an adoloescent I've always had anxiety /self-esteem issues that have been overwhelming. Forever I've had depression, anxiety, and feeling pain on the inside i could never wash away. I first started self-harm as a fad in junior high.. That evolved into an obsession and...
    Want2beStickFiugre Want2beStickFiugre
    18-21, M
    3 Responses Oct 8, 2012

    39 Year Old Gay Male With Bulimia

    I have been struggling with eating disorders, primarily bulimia, since I was 18. Would love to talk with someone else that is dealing with this.  I cant even begin to explain the horrible sense of loneliness.
    gfromftl gfromftl
    36-40, M
    3 Responses Sep 11, 2009

    My father and I both had eating disorders.

    I'm a girl though. someone once told me that a girl said eating disorders are for girls. That probably didn't help them, it just puts more stress on men with one.
    kissthedeadly kissthedeadly
    22-25, F
    1 Response Apr 18, 2014

    I Knew I Wasn't the Only One..

    Hello, I'm a 27 yr. old Latino male with an eating disorder. After graduating from High School at the age of 17.. I started gaining weight...I wasn't worried about it..until friends and family members started to tell me that I had gain a great deal of weight and should lose...
    caliguy80 caliguy80
    26-30, M
    5 Responses Oct 13, 2007
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