EATING DISORDERS AND THE MEDIA The cause of eating disorders has been linked with advertising for thirty years, but still no responsibility has been taken by advertisers. A common myth about eating disorder is that it's a “white girl's disease” and only affect white, middle-to-upper class females in there teen or college years.
Impact Of Media On Development Of Eating Disorders In. - CiteSeerX (Current statistics indicated that approximately one in every one hundred teenage girls may develop an Eating Disorder). The media most certainly contributes to dieting and size discrimination but Eating Disorders are NOT Diets! Keywords Eating disorders, Young females, Pakistan, Adolescence, Media, Attitude. This paper reviews some of the evidence regarding the influence of the media on. research on different factors responsible for causing eating disorders.
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