Males and eating and weight disorders: a topical collection

Guest editor: Emilia Manzato (

Eating disorders are considered female gender-bound disorders. This view, persistent over time, has led to a significant underestimation of eating disorders in males, who, consequently, have not been adequately studied. So, up to now eating disorders in males appear to be a very challenging area. The topical collection will focus on feeding and eating disorders in males including hidden and less known disordered eating behaviors.

Males and eating and weight disorder