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  1. Causes, incidence, and risk factors of obesityRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 10 | Insight News

    ... a group of medical conditions that have an unhealthy focus on eating, dieting, losing or gaining weight, and body image. A person may be obese, follow an unhealthy diet, and have an eating disorder all at the same time. a Quitting smoking. Most ...


  2. Reshaping thoughts about body imageRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago |

    ... the spirit of Spring's rebirth and renewal, I am attempting to (once again) have a healthy relationship with my body image. And, I am NOT alone. It is a constant topic of conversation amongst the females in my life. Friends, my sisters, my mothera ...


  3. Look InsideRead the original story

    Feb 9, 2014 | A Mindful Life

    ... here: To help girls understand more about the impact of the media messages they encounter related to beauty and body image, check out " All Made Up: A Girl's Guide to Seeing Through Celebrity Hype to Celebrate Real Beauty " for ages 10 to 14 and " ...


  4. Don’t Ban Bossy, Ban BeyonceRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Free Republic

    ... bossy on the playground. And we wonder why vast numbers of young women have self-esteem, eating disorders, and body image issues in our culture. In the Ban Bossy video Beyonce tells us that "Girls are less interested in leadership than boys," while ...


  5. A strange fairy tale of teen beauty queensRead the original story

    Yesterday | The New Zealand Herald

    ... counsellor Victoria Marsden warned that 11 was "very, very young" for girls to be involved. "By that age, body image tends to already be an issue with young girls. This is a very risky idea." Lochore posted a tearful rebuttal on YouTube that same ...


  6. Health news: Brain size may be linked to anorexiaRead the original story

    Aug 29, 2013 |

    ... the region of the brain that activates when food is tasted and it is also responsible for integrating a person's body image. This function could possibly contribute to a person's false perception of being overweight despite the reality of being ...


  7. It's Women's History Month! Intro Your Daughter to These Inspiring Role ModelsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2014 | IVillage

    ... and awkwardly charming public persona. Lawrence often uses her celebrity platform to speak out against negative body image issues in the media and encourage women to support one another. In her words: "We see this airbrushed perfect model but you ...


  8. New Bill seeks to put more Regulations on Photoshoped ImagesRead the original story

    Friday | WMAL-AM Washington

    ... develop guidelines to discourage unrealistic images that would "promote unrealistic expectations of appropriate body image." "The appearance of advertisements with extremely altered models can create unrealistic expectations of appropriate body ...


  9. Would You Support A Ban On Photoshopping Ads?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Refinery 29

    ... women," representatives Ileana Ros-Lehtinen and Lois Capps stated. "And, they're vulnerable. As sales go up, body image and confidence drops." Click over to The Huffington Post to read exactly how their bill would affect the images we see every day ...


  10. New Bill Aims to Curb Overzealous PhotoshoppingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | ABC News

    ... develop guidelines to discourage unrealistic images that would "promote unrealistic expectations of appropriate body image." "The appearance of advertisements with extremely altered models can create unrealistic expectations of appropriate body ...


  11. Miranda Kerr calls Orlando Bloom 'a wonderful dad'Read the original story

    Friday |

    The Australian model first talked about her body image and parenting and told E! News that it comes from knowing oneself from the inside out and being genuine and individual and not being afraid of that.


  12. A profile of a young modelRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 17 | Observer & Eccentric

    ... School student, LaPorcshia Winfield, got into the modeling industry after graduation and must think about her body image daily. "One modeling job that I'll always remember is working for the North America International Auto Show as a Chevy model," ...


  13. Teens Are Bulking Up on Their Steroid UseRead the original story

    Nov 19, 2012 | Revolution Health

    ... The portrayal of very slender women and muscular men in media and advertising has been criticized for fueling body image concerns among today's youth. "Rather than being driven by a particular school sports team coach or other features of a school's ...


  14. Professionals discuss psychology behind eating disordersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 17 | The Arbiter

    ... with other people with eating disorders," Wilson said. "They tend to trigger each other." Media influences body image as well. West said young people are more susceptible to eating disorders because they constantly interact with media. "College ...


  15. Large Breasts Can Take Mental, Physical Toll on TeensRead the original story

    Jul 16, 2012 | Revolution Health

    ... about physical functioning and pain, general health, vitality, social functioning, self-esteem, mental health, body image and eating. They also responded to a questionnaire designed specifically for this research that asked about breast-specific ...


  16. Binging and purging at PassoverRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 17 | The Times of Israel

    ... weighed heavily on me. Unfortunately for me, holiday fasting was not about religion. It was about feeding into my body image issues. The legitimate reason became an excuse to starve myself. Stuffing myself at a friends Passover dinner became a ...


  17. Kate Moss, Angelina Jolie, Katy Perry: Celebs with body image issuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 17 |

    Even the hottest women have body image issues. Here's looking at the most famous celebrities who've confessed to hating parts of their body! hey are some of the sexiest women on the planet -- models, actresses, singers who've given several men around the world sleepless nights.


  18. Deciphering the Signs of Anorexia in the Very YoungRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 16 | WTKA-AM Ann Arbor

    ... young children often don't have words for what is at the root of the illness: fear of weight gain and distorted body image. After spending three months at an inpatient facility 1,000 miles away in Colorado, Reagan returned home before Thanksgiving. ...


  19. Miranda Kerr Talks Beauty Secrets, Parenting with Orlando Bloom,...Read the original story

    Wednesday Apr 16 | E! Online

    ... including parenting, kindness and family. First, Quarles commented on how confident Kerr has been about her body image in recent interviews, which led to an earnest conversation about goodwill to others and making the world a more pleasant place to ...


  20. Study: Facebook may take toll on self-esteemRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 16 | Weekend

    ... do you pay to: 1) how they dress and 2) their body?" The women also were asked about their eating habits and body image, as well as their current weight, ideal weight and class rank. The average weight of women in the study was 149 pounds, but most ...