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  1. Girls Inc. of Carpinteria Fetes Longtime Supporters at 'Evening in Bloom'Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Noozhawk

    ... of Carpinteria's teen programs that my life changed dramatically," said Rodriguez, who shared her struggles with body image as a teenager and her fight with anorexia and bulimia. "Girls Inc. challenged me to make something positive out of my ...

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  2. Why do women trash other women's bodies?Read the original story

    6 hrs ago | Psychology Today

    Body image and body issues continue to be ripe for conversations of all sorts. Finding fault with someone else, particularly criticizing their body size and shape, is sometimes a national pastime; the media i.e. reality TV feeds the frenzy.

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  3. The Rise and Fall (and Rise) of Booty In Music, Part 2Read the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Houston Press

    Despite what many people may think, Nicki Minaj has proven to be an ultra-feminist many times before, but with "Anaconda" she is really making it clear. "Anaconda" is clearly a parody, both satirizing and disproving the hyper-sexualization of women's bodies in hip-hop.

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  4. Looking Abs-olutely beautiful! Home And Away star Bonnie Sveen...Read the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    ... this before Beautiful Bonnie has earned accolades from the industry after she made an impassioned speech about body image on the small screen as she accepted the Logie for Most Popular New Talent this year. 'I think it says something really ...

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  5. A plate designed to curb overeating?Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Eating Disorders Online

    ... Temple's Center for Obesity Research are trying to figure out what causes emotional eating and how it relates to body image and chemical response in the brain. The newly developed tre...

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  6. First NY Residential Eating Disorder Facility Opens In IrvingtonRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Greenburgh Daily Voice

    ... she said is a growing client population. Costin, an author and psychotherapist who has specialized in treating body image disturbance and eating disorders since 1979, says eating disorders have the highest death rate of any psychiatric illness and ...

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  7. How Self-Compassion Builds a More Positive Body Image Than Self-EsteemRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | PsychCentral

    A new study by researchers at the University of Waterloo has touched on a somewhat taboo question: "What if women were to accept themselves with deep self-compassion - flaws and all?" In other words, what if we looked upon ourselves with kindness, compassion and forgiveness as we would a loved one or a dear friend? Would we gain a more positive body image? For the study, researchers asked 153 female college students to answer questions about their height and weight as well as their perceived levels of self-compassion, self-esteem , body image and their eating behaviors. According to the findings, women with strong self-compassion had a more positive body image regardless of body mass index .

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  8. Meet The Rock Star Daughter Who Wants To Make 'Flawed' The New 'Flawless'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Lucky

    Sophie Tweed-Simmons is a model, designer and body image advocate on a mission to make fashion more relatable-and she's teamed up with affordable e-tailer The Style Club to launch her first-ever collection. Click through to see images from the campaign and shop a few of our favorite pieces, and read on for our interview with Tweed-Simmons .

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  9. Plus-Size Clothing Model Emme Returns to Rid Fashion World of "Unpleasant Stigma"Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | WebProNews

    Model Melissa Miller, known as Emme, was exposed to the negativity attached to plus-sized women as a preteen when her stepfather encircled her thighs with a magic marker and drew on her stomach to show how she needed to lose weight. Since then the 51-year-old has hosted E!'s Fashion Emergency and written articles for The Huffington Post and Mode magazine on body image, self esteem, and style, and was the most successful plus-sized model of the 1990s.

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  10. ST. MYER: Girls destined to have body image issuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Star Press

    ST. MYER: Girls destined to have body image issues Dad prepares for worst as daughter spends more time in front of mirror Check out this story on thestarpress.com: http://tspne.ws/1wgcBhV How many average size or, heaven forbid, overweight women do you see on television or in magazines? Pretty much zero, right? The National Association of Anorexia Nervosa and Associated Disorders reports only five percent of women naturally possess the body type portrayed as ideal in advertising. There are dozens of eyebrow-raising statistics such as that one.

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  11. Protein-rich breakfast can help prevent overeating, reduce food cravingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Eating Disorders Online

    ... Temple's Center for Obesity Research are trying to figure out what causes emotional eating and how it relates to body image and chemical response in the brain. The newly developed tre...

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  12. Kesha sues producer for abuseRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Examiner.com

    ... to include Katy Perry Britney Spears and even Rihanna. Allegedly his verbal abuse always focused on the Kesha's body image mostly pertaining to her weight and he would frequently referred to her as "fat as refrigerator". Kesha's lawsuit that Dr Luke ...

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  13. Let Us Explicitly Tell You Why These Costumes Are Wrong. Because Ignorance Is SpookyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 19 | Switched

    ... the condition will die. Photo: HalloweenParty13 At a time when we're making huge strides around the issues of body image, fat-shaming costumes just set any progress in reverse. As Mindy Kaling pointed out in Parade magazine in 2013, the perception ...

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  14. More informationRead the original story

    Saturday Oct 18 | Austin Monthly

    ... a huge impact on your child's health and well-being. As parents we can talk about health, nutrition, fitness, and body image all day long, but what we do and don't do is the starting point to become a role-model to the next generation. Bring your ...

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  15. Do You Have to Lose Weight to be Healthy?Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 18 | Bangor Daily News

    ... management journey and raising girls has given her insight into the struggles families face with weight, healthy body image, food and physical activity. She has been a regular guest on Channel 5 WABI news for more than ten years and appears monthly ...

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  16. Health Quickie Tip: Be headstrong in order to ignore criticism from othersRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 18 | Examiner.com

    Celebrity Trainer Brett Hoebel talks about his struggles with body image growing up, and how you can use the gym to gain confidence in yourself by facing physical, mental, and emotional challenges and overcoming them. Making a commitment to follow a more nutritious diet can be a monumental task for some people.

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  17. Fitty Smallz & Whitney Way Thore Partner in Muffin Top Music Video to Raise Awareness of Body ImageRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 18 | LivePressWorld

    ... that embraces all body types than with a song and music video titled Muffin Top? Breaking down the barriers of body image and body acceptance, Muffin Top promises to raise eyebrows and create controversy. Most people don't realize that my platform ...

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  18. Popular teen clothing brand Brandy Melville accused of "fat-shaming"Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | Examiner.com

    ... interview with USA Today that she doesn't think the one size fits most clothing "causes a negative effect on the body image of any one of our shoppers because anyone can come in the store and find something." She added, "At other places, certain ...

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  19. First Impressions of the iPad Air 2Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | Wall Street Journal

    Apple's new iPad Air will give old iPads a body image problem. WSJ's Joanna Stern takes a first look.

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  20. I never wanted to be the mom with the eating disorderRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | She Knows

    ... a sense when I had two sons because I thought that I didn't have to immediately worry about eating disorders and body image. I'm aware that eating disorders can still happen among boys, but the stereotype abounds. Just recently, as I read a ...

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