Iran: The Study of Eating Disorders and Body Image Among Elite Martial Arts Athletes - Islam and Eating Disorders
A meta-analysis of 34 studies on eating problems in female athletes confirmed that, in athletes, a high drive for thinness was not accompanied by high body dissatisfaction. In contrast, De Bruin, et al. found that female gymnasts’ dieting behaviors were only moderately related to some aspects of body image, while stronger relationshipsRead More