Eating Disorders Are More And More Common With Today 's Adolescences

2159 Words Nov 30th, 2016 9 Pages
Eating disorders in teenagers are more and more common with today’s adolescences. With the amount of exposure to the mass media that has grown exponentially and the affects that reside in them daily. Adolescences are exposed to commercials that have women who are as skinny as a pole standing there in a bikini and this has a mental effect on them whether they know it or not. Most men shown in a TV advertisement or TV show are usually not very well covered and always showing off their chest that attracts women to buy the product. The most famous advertisement tool that most people can name is Fabio. Fabio, was a male model who was used to basically sell sex and the items he was endorsing during his reign of being the advertisement king. Sex sells in this day in age, which is the real reason everyone uses it in advertisements. This exposure builds up in their heads and they feel as if they need to look and be in the same physical shape as those people which results in adolescences developing eating disorders and pushing their bodies too far, which does not help them, but destroys their bodies. The images they see daily can be permanently damaging and need to be changed to stop the increasing amount of teenagers that have developed eating disorders. Teenage eating disorders are prevalent with today’s adolescence because of the access they have with the touch of a button. They have unlimited access in their daily lives to the entire world. The world of advertisement has also…

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