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Starting with Anorexia, of course, it has migrated to man-orexia,, preg-orexia bride-orexia and drunko-rexia for states of food deprivation of various kinds.
American physician Steven Bratman proposed the term orthorexia: "orth" (right and correct) + "orexia" (appetite).
(She could name-drop Keira Knightley, Alice Dellal and Little Boots.) "We became obsessed with it being as white as possible, a mania we called 'blonde-orexia'."
The backbone of the gay advertising industry is hot men with the physiques of professional athletes but there is also a segment that features very thin male models, which prompts us to ask - are we pushing our young gay men into man-orexia?
Also is the gay advertising industry pushing young gay men into man-orexia?
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