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Battle Creek Enquirer
Bill Schroer: It's a shame we are still dealing with body shame
Last Sunday's Enquirer featured a story of a young woman struggling with anorexia, an eating disorder not uncommon among teen girls and women.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
Ellie Goulding Reveals Body Image And Anxiety Issues
'Live Show' Episode 516B -- Pictured: Ellie Goulding -- British songstress Ellie Goulding, 26, gets candid in Cosmo UK's January issue, in what the magazine says is one of their most revealing interviews to date.
Eating Disorders Online
Number of anorexic children has tripled
The National Health Service estimates that the number of UK pre-teen children treated for eating disorders has tripled in the last four years.
Strong Ethnic Identity Can Bolster Girls' Body Image
For young women, the media barrage of thin and beautiful can be disastrous. But a new study suggest a strong ethic identity helps Latina girls withstand such pressure of needing an model-like appearance although even this group can easily become dissatisfied with their body image.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
Notes of a Disorderly Eater
Going to a girls' school, the issue of body image pretty much hits you from all sides, from the Victoria Beckham shots pinned to the noticeboard, to the clipping of the woman with the size ZZZ breasts, to the occasional classmate who would pop to the loo and come back coughing and reeking of vomit.
New York Post
The new pin-up: Why gentlemen prefer buff
Massiel Aris , Lita Lewis and Sohee Lee are taking over Instagram with their sculpted bodies and impressive feats of strength.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Startup helps women find healthier relationships with food, body image and self
Swanstrom committed to yoga teacher training in an effort to bring the practice into the healing process at Greenheart Wellness.
Mindy Kaling Is The Body Image Role Model Hollywood Desperately Needs
NOVEMBER 20: Mindy Kaling speaks onstage during the Girls Inc. Los Angeles Celebration Luncheon at Beverly Hills Hotel on November 20, 2013 in Beverly Hills, California.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
The 'Fitspiration' Fad and its Following
Sound familiar? If you have perused the Pinterest health boards, scrolled through any motivational Tumblr or even just watched an episode of "The Biggest Loser," undoubtedly you will have heard these slogans, and then some.
Does Facebook use affect body image in teen girls?
New Rochelle, NY, December 3, 2013-"Appearance exposure" on the Internet has been linked to body image disturbance among adolescent girls.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Young women concerned about equity and discrimination: survey
TONY EASTLEY: In the nation's largest survey of young people, released today by Mission Australia, it's no surprise the economy remains the biggest concern.
Ethnic identification helps Latina adolescents resist media barrage of body images
A strong sense of ethnic identity can help Latina girls feel positive about their body and appearance, a new study concludes, even as this group slips further into dissatisfaction with themselves when compared to a media-filled world of unrealistic images of thin white women.
Global Apparel Companies ...
Over the last few years consumers demand for fashion and branded apparel has seen a steady increase.
Dave brings anorexia to the fore in stand-up act
Dave Chawner, 24, who grew up in Barton under Needwood, created his one-man act 'Over It' about struggling with anorexia and body image issues as a teenager.
Thu Nov 28, 2013
'5 Reasons To Date A Girl With An Eating Disorder' author defends...
'It's just female histrionics': Writer behind '5 Reasons To Date A Girl With An Eating Disorder' claims he can't understand why women are angry about his blog Advised men to date women with anorexia or bulimia because they 'cost less money' and disease 'will improve her overall looks' A blogger who caused outrage by advising men to date women with ... (more)
'Fat girls shouldn't wear stripes'
CASSIE: Breaking the rules 'fat girls shouldnt wear sheer; short skirts or anything that shows off their figure'.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
Bringing Your Body Home for the Holidays
In a couple of days, I'll bring my body to my grandmother's house for the first of many holiday celebrations to close out 2013.
The Huffington Post
Survey Proves We Still Really Need To Talk About Photoshop
There's been a lot of discussion lately about the damaging effects of Photoshop .
Body Image: What Makes You, You?
What makes you, you? Is it your personality? Is it the things you have done for others? Is it the love you have brought to the world? If all of these things make you who you are, why do we seem to focus on our appearance? Why focus on the things you aren't great at? Why talk down on yourself for not being as good as someone else? This comes down to ... (more)
Tue Nov 26, 2013
Emma Cowing: Celebrity reality check is heartening
HAVING a brain capacity marginally larger than that of a sandfly, I don't usually watch I'm A Celebrity Get Me Out Of Here, feeling instead that there must be something more productive I could be doing with my time - posting pictures of cats on the internet possibly, or fashioning teapots made out of the finest Lindt chocolate.