shades of microserfs:
man locked himself in his parents bathroom two years ago and refuses to come out. is fed by flat food slipped under the door.
speaking of anorexia...
"ministers are so concerned about the obsession of teenage girls with being thin that they are considering regulations aimed specifically at the fashion industry. the department of trade and industry is looking to draft regulations that would be designed to halt the "use and abuse" of those suffering from eating disorders and could force modelling agencies to use people with normal body shapes.