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The Body Image Issue Plaguing My Generation
Freshman at UC Berkeley
My generation has grown up in a society that places an appalling emphasis on body image.
Yoga For Self-Acceptance: 5 Ways The Practice Can Heal Body Image Issues
"It allows us to notice what beliefs drive our behavior," says Bielkus. "We make these beliefs at a very young age -- we
Summer Weight Loss: 5 Things To Remember When You're Stressing About Your 'Bikini Body'
Size-18 fashion blogger Gabi Gregg started the "fatkini" gallery last year when she posted a photo of herself (looking fabulous
Who Owns My Body?
Incoming first-year at Amherst College
I've felt like the white rag on a tug-of-war rope. My body will never fit the spicy image of a Hispanic Amazon; it will never be naturally slim and naturally curvaceous. It will just be. It is my body. And I'm glad.
Celebrity Body Image Quotes: 10 Young Stars Open Up About Weight & Self-Esteem
It's no secret that the pressure to be thin is insidious in Hollywood, particularly for young female singers and actresses
Body Shaming: 7 Ways To Deal With The Body-Negative People In Your Life
Many of us have been there: Again, your friend is making uncomfortable comments about how fat she feels, how much weight
Body Image Issues Among Young Women More Influenced By Peers Than TV, Study Finds
The respondents answered questions relating to peer competition and feelings of inferiority when comparing themselves compared
Being Proud 2 Be Us
It's refreshing to see some things that are so important that we all agree on them: loving our bodies, minds, and selves, and encouraging our sisters and daughters and cousins to love themselves.
This Is the Truth -- And It Ain't Pretty
Teen Activist With SPARK Movement
I may be proud to be myself now, but for roughly two years, I hated myself. When I was 11, I decided I was fat.
Beating the Body Image Blues
Psychotherapist and Author
Bad body image is an epidemic. But it is possible to recover; and if you are one of the millions of people who are plagued with the body image blues, here are some tips for you.
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's Franca Sozzani Get Personal About Body Image
A Harvard Medical School-affiliated psychotherapist and author...
When I read who was coming to Harvard's public forum, "Health Is Beauty: Defining Ourselves," I knew I was going. The Harris Center's 15th annual forum offered a rare insider's view of an issue near and dear my professional heart -- body image and the media.
The Answer Is Pretty Ugly
Dr. Gregory Jantz
Mental Health Expert and Founder of The Center • A Place of HOPE
"Mirror, mirror, on the wall, who is the fairest of them all?" It's been two centuries since the Brothers Grimm and, amazingly, that question and that magical mirror from Snow White are still around. Today, the magical mirror is called the internet.
Fashion And Eating Disorders: How Much Responsibility Does Industry Have?
HuffPost blogger and plus-size model Leona Palmer said that day could be far off: Plus-size models rarely walk in fashion
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