10 hrs ago
Why Gomes is a real (role) model
MODEL Jessica Gomes's latest turn down the catwalk didn't just help to sell a stack of clothes.
12 hrs ago
Family and friends support groa
In the United States, nearly 30 million women and men of all ages, race and backgrounds suffer from a clinically significant eating disorder, such as anorexia or bulimia, at some point in their lives.
20 hrs ago
Dieting Young Makes Women More Likely to Be Obese Later
New research suggests that the younger a woman is when she first starts dieting, the more likely she will be to suffer from adverse health effects later in life.
European Journal of Clinical Nutrition
Body size dissatisfaction among young adults from the 1982 Pelotas birth cohort
Correspondence: GC Mintem, Postgraduate Program in Epidemiology, Federal University of Pelotas, Caixa postal 354, Marechal Deodoro, 1160 Pelotas, RS, 96020-220, Brazil.
Tue Jul 29, 2014
The New Zealand Herald
Alastair Blanshard: Look beyond abs for measure of Hercules' masculinity
A buff Dwayne Johnson, in Hercules, has won a host of male admirers. Men tend to have selective admiration for Greek statues.
Meghan Trainor On 'All About That Bass': It'...
The pop singer/songwriter talks her debut positive-body image hit: 'It's unreal that I'm kind of helping people' Meghan Trainor's debut hit "All About That Bass" is more than a pop song with an infectious beat.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
Freedom Planet Is Basically A Classic Sonic Game, Except When It's Not
If Freedom Planet were sitting at a bar with its back turned to you, you'd almost certainly mistake it for your old pal Sonic The Hedgehog .
This is a PLUS sized model? Um...D'okay.
This 6'2. size 12 model hails from Austrailia and became fed up with the fashion/modeling industry so she decided to start her own swim suit line.
Why Teens Are Turning to Human Growth Hormones for the 'Perfect' Body
A generation aware of the risks of eating disorders now has performance-enhancing drugs available at a click--but not much information on their possible side effects.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
'Plus-size' model's unretouched bikini photo sets off debate
Australian model Robyn Lawley, 25, is the latest celeb to socialize a makeup-free, unretouched photo of herself.
(Warning: contains nudity) Sonya Lennon poses nude for positive body image message
We're used to seeing her talking fashion trends and new season wardrobe colours, but Sonya Lennon is about to step out in an entirely different light - as a nude model.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
Adam Richman Finds New Professional Home
Adam Richman found himself in the midst of a giant controversy last month when a hashtag on Instagram caught the attention of a woman who called him out on it and he responded harshly, leading to a media blitz that brought their online conversation to light and ended with Richman's Travel Channel show, Man Finds Food , being shelved right before it ... (more)
Lady Gaga Says She's "Curvy and Proud" in Latest Instagram Pic-See for Yourself
Lady Gaga has never been one to shy away from showing off her fab figure, and her latest Instagram pic is no exception.
Eating Disorders Online
Eating disorders, depression, and athletes
While previous studies have shown a link between eating disorders and depression, research on how athletes are affected by these conditions has been somewhat conflicting.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
The Pain of Childhood Obesity-The Year I Changed It All
My love affair with food began early. There was nothing I wouldn't eat. My father grew up poor during the depression and made sure we always had a steady stream of cookies, cakes, candies and ice cream in our 70's home.
Sun Jul 20, 2014
The New Zealand Herald
Louise Thompson: The weight loss tool you need
When it comes to our body there are many things my weight-loss clients have in common.
Sat Jul 19, 2014
From Nick Lachey's Baby Joy to Kendra Wilkinson's Marriage Crisis, Readers Drawn to Mom Stories
This week was filled with fascinating mom stories, from the sweet news of a baby girl on the way for a loving star couple to word that one new celebrity parent was gutted after learning her husband likely cheated on her.
Fri Jul 18, 2014
The Words That Made This Teen Finally Embrace Her 'Crazy-Curly' Hair
Avery felt like she didn't fit in at school, until her friend Emma told her something that changed everything.
7 Reasons The Real J.C. Penney Mannequins Are Way Overdue
The fashion industry has come a long way in terms of inclusive mannequins. From tattoos to pubic hair , many brands have taken initiative to represent a broader range of bodies in their storefronts.
Kristen Bell talks boobs and body image
Cristina Gibson studied journalism at Loyola Marymount University. While completing her senior year, she landed an internship at E! as an online writer and reporter.