CURRENT NUTRITION & FOOD SCIENCE, vol.15, no.5, pp.517-524, 2019 (Journal Indexed in ESCI)
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CURRENT NUTRITION & FOOD SCIENCE
Bigorexia, Bodybuilder Image Grid (BIG), bodybuilder, fat-free mass index (FFMI), muscle dysmorphia, Muscle Dysmorphic Disorder Inventory (MDDI), ANDROGENIC STEROID USE, EATING-DISORDERS, BODY-IMAGE, MALE WEIGHTLIFTERS, DISSATISFACTION, CONSEQUENCES, SATISFACTION, VALIDATION, ANOREXIA, INDEX
Background: Although bigorexia symptoms are rapidly increasing, it is mostly an under-recognized condition in Turkish male bodybuilders. There are no validated screening tools to identify the symptoms.