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Biceps and Body Image: The Relationship Between Muscularity and Self-Esteem, Depression, and Eating Disorder Symptoms.
The present study examined body image and associated psychological traits in 154 college men. The comprehensive battery of measures included a novel computerized test of body image perception, theExpand
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Early-onset cannabis use and cognitive deficits: what is the nature of the association?
BACKGROUND Individuals who initiate cannabis use at an early age, when the brain is still developing, might be more vulnerable to lasting neuropsychological deficits than individuals who begin useExpand
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Social scientific paradigms of masculinity and their implications for research and practice in men's mental health.
Clinical researchers and practitioners are increasingly aware of the need for quality theory, research, and intervention in men's mental health. Successful work in this area requires an understandingExpand
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Body image in boys: a review of the literature.
  • G. Cohane, H. Pope
  • Psychology, Medicine
  • The International journal of eating disorders
  • 1 May 2001
OBJECTIVE Both scientific research and popular attention have begun to focus on the neglected issue of body image in boys. We reviewed the findings of this emerging literature. METHOD UsingExpand
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Past anabolic-androgenic steroid use among men admitted for substance abuse treatment: an underrecognized problem?
BACKGROUND Recent reports suggest that anabolic-androgenic steroids (AAS) may cause mood disorders or dependence syndromes and may help to introduce some individuals to opioid abuse. At present,Expand
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The Growing Commercial Value of the Male Body: A Longitudinal Survey of Advertising in Women’s Magazines
Background: With the advances of feminism, men have gradually relinquished their once-exclusive ‘masculine’ roles as fighters and breadwinners. In response to this change, the male body may haveExpand
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Testosterone gel supplementation for men with refractory depression: a randomized, placebo-controlled trial.
OBJECTIVE Testosterone supplementation may produce antidepressant effects in men, but until recently it has required cumbersome parenteral administration. In an 8-week randomized, placebo-controlledExpand
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Risk factors for anabolic-androgenic steroid use among weightlifters: a case-control study.
Anabolic-androgenic steroid (AAS) use represents a major public health problem in the United States, but the risk factors for this form of drug use are little studied. We evaluated 48 men who hadExpand
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Testosterone gel supplementation for men with refractory depression: a randomized placebo-controlled trial
Method: Of 56 men screened, 24 (42.9%) displayed morning serum total testosterone levels of 350 ng/dl or less (normal range=270–1070). Of these men, 23 entered the study. One responded to an initialExpand
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