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  1. Pregnant Women Advised Not to Emulate Celebrity Baby BumpsRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | KLIQ-FM Hastings

    ... drawbacks of clamoring for a possibly unattainable celebrity look during pregnancy is that it could lead to poor body image and depression. In her research of nearly 500 pregnant women, Krisjanous says that an even greater danger is that when women ...


  2. Therapist Andrew Walen's New Book is a Lifeline for Men with Eating DisordersRead the original story

    Yesterday | PR Log

    PRLog - Aug. 21, 2014 - COCKEYSVILLE, Md. -- Columbia, MD, August 21, 2014 - Starting early in his childhood, psychotherapist Andrew Walen, LCSW-C, struggled with body image.


  3. 'There is pressure on young women to be skinny:' Home And Away's...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Daily Mail

    'There is pressure on young women to be skinny:' Home And Away's Demi Harman opens up about body image as she stuns in crop top and mini skirt at Kookai launch She may have come straight from a hard day's work on the set of Home And Away, but Demi Harman looked as fresh as a daisy when she graced the red carpet at the Kookai Spring/Summer launch on ... (more)


  4. Where are the disabled in TV ads?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | New Mobility

    ... and a double leg amputee as part of its "When it fits you feel it" campaign. The models, a statement more about body image than disability, were given lots of airtime on the Today Show last spring. On the other hand, Nordstrom has been using models ...


  5. Ask the expert: Learning about eating disordersAsk the expert:...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Star Press

    Ask the expert: Learning about eating disorders Unhealthy relationships with food affect 10 million females and one million males Check out this story on Many people are concerned with their body image and want to look their best in the latest fashions.


  6. 'Love Your Lines' Instagram Project Celebrates Stretch MarksRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Eating Disorders Online

    ... females to post photos with the hashtag #LoveYourLines in order to "make a difference in the world of the female body image." "All women of different shapes, sizes and cultural backgrounds are encouraged to submit," the users wrote on one of their ...


  7. Former Child Beauty Queen: Pageants Helped Me Overcome My Eating DisorderRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Switched

    With her mother's encouragement, the child competed in beauty pageants around her hometown of Jacksonville, Fla., smiling as she walked across a stage in an elaborate dress, singing, answering interview questions with the utmost poise and even participating in the swimsuit competition -- and she was good at it.


  8. Orthorexia: When eating clean goes too farRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 15 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    ... medical term, it's a disorder she sees often at Fairwinds Treatment Center in Clearwater. "It's not really about body image and body weight like anorexia and bulimia is, it's about more looking at the quality of the food and making sure that it's in ...


  9. ntions: Will They Do louis vuitton replica Enough?! EATZRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Room 8

    ... do it, louis vuitton handbags outlet guys Penelope's in Vogue with Real Women An invitation: Real Women: The Body Image Debate Debenhams for Diversity American Apparel: anti slave labour but pro porn It's official: Boobs are Back! Psychiatrists back ...


  10. Plus-size model's memoir: How fashion and body image intersect for Crystal RennRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 19 |

    ... chronicles her life from that of a bone thin woman who was miserable to one becoming happier with a healthier body image. As The Spreadit reports Aug. 18, Crystal Renn was an aspiring young model in the beginning of her career, going through her ...


  11. Living With a Food PhobiaRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 19 | US News & World Report

    ... an eating disordera like anorexia, those who suffer aren't afraid of gaining weight or the effects of food on body image. They're afraid of the food itself. When faced with the prospect of having to eat or even be around it, they'll experience ...


  12. Kentucky minister and former model leads seminars on healthy body imageRead the original story

    Monday Aug 18 | Hispanic Business

    ... is in the magazines and catalogs and on billboards and in commercials, yet I had low self-esteem and a negative body image." "I was being paid for looks," Renfro said recently. "And yet I felt I wasn't good enough." Being a model wasn't a great job, ...


  13. Extra mastectomy may not extend life for some breast cancer patientsRead the original story

    Monday Aug 18 | Bangor Daily News

    ... perspective, the cost of the procedure, its complications, reconstruction and resulting negative effects on body image may outweigh the modest benefit of the extra surgery, they write. Adding quality of life to the model would likely diminish the ...


  14. Celebrity baby bump watch could hurt prenatal relationship: studyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 18 | New York Daily News

    New research suggests that focusing on the bellies of pregnant celebrities could impact a mother-to-be's body image and influence how attached she feels to her child while the baby is still in the womb.


  15. Mannequins who have disabilities -why not?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 18 | Easter Seals Autism

    ... concept of what the average size should be for women . A few weeks ago I read Plus Model Mag's article on REAL body image campaigns. These campaigns are taking place in department stores like Nordstrom and JcPenney, and I am THRILLED to see change, ...


  16. M&S launches fuller-breasted lingerie digital campaignRead the original story

    Monday Aug 18 | Brand Republic

    M&S has unveiled a minute-long online film created by an all-female team, which aims to celebrate positive body image.


  17. Sailing superstar Jessica Watson shocked by a young schoolgirl's question about her weightRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 17 | Daily Mail

    ... She seemed more interested in the way I looked, rather than what I had to say.' In the post, Ms Watson said body image was something she never thought about while growing up because she was completely focused on her goal of sailing around the world. ...


  18. My top 5 beauty iconsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 16 |

    ... I think she's an actress this generation needs. She has strong talent and a healthy voice for young girls about body image. Her beauty tip? Smudgy eyeliner. It looks edgy yet effortless, like her! I remember seeing Gone with the Wind for the first ...


  19. Slim friends not models make girls feel fatter: Women more likely...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 15 | Daily Mail

    A team of psychologists from the Ruppin Academic Centre and the Technion Institute of Technology, both in Israel, got 283 female volunteers aged between 18 and 42 to complete a questionnaire designed to work out levels of body dissatisfaction.


  20. Obsessing Over Celebrity 'Bumps' Can Harm Mom-Baby ConnectionRead the original story

    Friday Aug 15 | New York Magazine

    ... & Marketing shows that, for some expectant moms, obsessing over pregnant celebrities might lead to poorer body image. That's not great, but this is worse: That body dissatisfaction could be causing some moms-to-be to feel less connected to the baby ...