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  1. School: Overweight notes sent home with so-called 'fat' kids stirs outcryRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    ... her if it meant she was "too fat." Now, Amanda says Kylee is obsessed and self-conscious about her weight and body image, something she never gave any thought to before, because she appears to be a slim, healthy looking young girl. Moss questions ...

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  2. School overweight notes go to skinny, active girl's momRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    ... , but in doctors' offices. Aside from that, it can be psychologically damaging to young children when it comes to body image.

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  3. Koreans with poor body image at higher r...Read the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Korea Herald

    ... to purge the intake, such as by vomiting, or excessive exercise - mostly because of an extensive concern with body image and weight. Those with the disorder usually have an additional psychiatric disorder, such as anxiety or mood disorders. Korea's ...

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  4. "Strong is the new skinny"Read the original story

    13 hrs ago | The Big Apple

    ... all women; young and old. I haven't met another female friend who hasn't struggled at some point in her life with body image issues. We are overwhelmed with images of thin beautiful models, actresses, and other celebrities. CrossFit gives us images ...

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  5. Luisa Omielan's What Would Beyonce Do?! brash and brazenly funnyRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | The Age

    In a perfect world this 32-year-old Brit would be playing the same arenas Beyonce does, but it's hard to imagine any venue could contain her force-of-nature stage presence. Where some of her material treads familiar territory - body image, breakups - Omielan's blasting-cap personality detonates all expectations, and unexpectedly heavy moments later reveal a sharp mind behind the brash, crass frontage.

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  6. One In Five Primary School Girls 'On A Diet'Read the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | LBC 97.3

    New figures from the Government Equalities Office show that one in five primary school age girls say they have been on a diet, while 87% of girls aged 11-21 think that women are judged more on their appearance than on their ability. The research shows that 23% of girls aged 7-21 don't participate in exercise because they are unhappy with their body image, and 48% of girls think getting sweaty from taking part in sports is unfeminine.

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  7. Second-Grader Who Tips the Scales at 54 Pounds Wonders Why Her School ...Read the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | TheBlaze.com

    ... that it meant something." "It was frightening to know that a child in second grade would worry about what their body image is," Moss told WDAF. Moss and other parents told the station the school shouldn't have let students examine their BMI numbers, ...

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  8. Body Image Pressure Sees Schoolgirls Cut ClassRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Sky News

    New figures from the Government Equalities Office show that one in five primary school age girls say they have been on a diet, while 87% of girls aged 11-21 think that women are judged more on their appearance than on their ability. The research shows that 23% of girls aged 7-21 don't participate in exercise because they are unhappy with their body image, and 48% of girls think getting sweaty from taking part in sports is unfeminine.

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  9. Parents concerned over Missouri school's BMI reportsRead the original story

    Yesterday | District Administration

    ... daughter Kylee is 3-feet, 10-inches and 54 pounds, with a BMI that falls above the established "healthy" range. "Body image is everything to children - how they appear to each other is everything," Moss says. "They are learning at a very young age ...

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  10. I have shed any guilt about my passion for fashionRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Canberra Times

    ... burdened with. Those super skinny, ultra young girls on the catwalks of Paris, New York, Rome etc, that shape the body image of our teenage girls who aspire to look like them. The cheap labourers earning a fraction of a living wage in China and ...

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  11. Meghan Trainor Is Not About That PhotoshopRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Lite 98.7

    ... a picture she hasn't approved?' They shoot me down. I think they're lying." Meghan spoke to the magazine about body image, songwriting (with Harry Styles , no less!) and the misconception that she hates skinny women. (Blame that "skinny bitches" ...

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  12. 'She has no body fat at all': Mother outraged after school sends...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Daily Mail

    ... letter from her physical education class stating that her body mass index was too high for her weight and height. Body image: Kylee Moss, who is 3-foot-10 and weighs only 54lbs, received a letter from her school saying her body mass index was too ...

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  13. Anorexic woman furious after skinny photos used for weight loss success storyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Examiner.com

    ... she hit the roof. "This sickens me," Sengillo wrote. "I posted my photos to give hope to others who may have body image issue, but The Chive is using my anorexic photo as thinspiration." Sengillo has since recovered from her eating disorder, but ...

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  14. Parent outraged over school fitness letterRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | MyFoxAtlanta

    ... indication of her health. She worries that her daughter, who has a changing body and is beginning to be aware of body image, now thinks she's fat. "I can't... I don't even have the words to describe the feeling that that made me feel, when my ...

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  15. Telling a woman to 'eat a cheeseburger' isn't pro-curves, it's ignorantRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | She Knows

    ... healthy. And if she's not, well, throwing cheeseburgers in her face certainly is not the answer. Brynn Andre, body image expert and certified life coach , who battled an eating disorder for 10 years before she started to coach other girls, can ...

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  16. An obscure Italian brand is suddenly the hottest name in teen retailRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Albany Times Union

    ... a result of her work with the brand. "The last thing women need is another company creating low self-esteem and body image issues," blogger Laura Zaneuth writes . "I will not support a Brandy Melville or any company that discriminates the majority ...

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  17. Thank You, Bruce Willis, For Making Bald BeautifulRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | WMDH-AM New Castle

    ... very different and liberating. It may seem trivial and vain to some, but for men, going bald is a big deal. While body image concerns stereotypically are associated with women, there is actually evidence that men are just as, if not more, concerned ...

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  18. Anorexic woman furious after skinny photos are used as weight loss success storyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Examiner.com

    ... she hit the roof. "This sickens me," Sengillo wrote. "I posted my photos to give hope to others who may have body image issue, but The Chive is using my anorexic photo as thinspiration." Anne Marie has since recovered from her eating disorder, but ...

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  19. Ronda Rousey reveals her UFC championship dietRead the original story

    Friday | BloodyElbow

    Allison Glock spoke to Ronda Rousey for ESPN and got the skinny on the champ's eating habits, battles with body image and more. This might be the best and most interesting interview Rousey has ever done.

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  20. Mom-of-three's 'flabby' stomach bikini pic inspires millionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | New York Daily News

    ... but from it I have a perfect daughter." Hollis, who is in the process of adopting a daughter, long struggled with body image after the birth of her first son eight years ago, she told the Daily News . "I know I'm never going to look like a Victoria ...

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