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From Cold Turkey to Manorexia

By Akil Wingate

Going "cold turkey" means ditching bad habits for a healthier lifestyle, but what if your addiction is achieving the perfect physique? MORE  

Biggest Loser or Biggest Addict?

By Cathy Cassata

It's hard to cut exercise addiction when everyone is praising you for it. MORE  

Bodybuilder Injects Oil and Alcohol Into Arms for Grotesquely Massive Biceps

By Bryan Le

Brazilian muscle man Arlindo de Souza took major risks in injecting himself with a muscle-pumping cocktail to cosmetically swell his biceps to 29 inches. MORE  

DoSomething.org Protests Abercrombie & Fitch

By Victoria Kim

Activists say the clothing store, which refuses to stock larger sizes, promotes unhealthy body image and harms people with eating disorders. MORE  

Sexual Harassment Linked to Eating Disorders in Men

By Sarah Beller

A new study finds a link between high levels of sexual harassment and bulimia in men. MORE  

Modeling Agents Recruit Outside Eating Disorder Clinic

By McCarton Ackerman

Staff at the Swedish clinic say the "repugnant" practice sends the wrong message to patients. MORE  

Morning Roundup: March 7, 2013

By The Fix staff

US enters Liberia's drug warbullying leads to eating disorders, and Terminator 2 star Edward Furlong chooses jail over rehab. MORE  

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