Articles related to BODY DYSMORPHIA
‘Bigorexia’ is on the Rise — How Can Physicians Help?
A follow-up to the discussion we recently presented, this article asks doctors to look beyond the physical health of the patient to recognize and potentially treat muscle dysmorphia, the notion in which an individual is preoccupied with the idea that his or her body build is too small or insufficiently muscular.
Psychiatry June 21st 2022
Muscle Dysmorphia in Men: The Han Swolo Effect
A video and transcript of a conversation between Harrison “Skip” Pope Jr., MD, MPH, of Harvard Medical School, and Katharine Phillips, MD, of New York-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical Center, who discuss symptoms, treatments, and social propagation of “muscle dysmorphia”: a preoccupation with the belief that one’s body isn’t large or muscular enough.
Psychiatry June 13th 2022