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  1. Body image pressures are just too much - and it's time to make it stopRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Mirror.co.uk

    In case you don't know, recently an advert for a weight loss system featuring a skinny woman and the tagline ' Are you beach body ready? ' caused not just ripples, but protests . As well as graffiti underneath it that read 'F**k off' or 'Each body is ready' or 'Scr*w your sexist sh*t'.

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  2. LittleEarthling Aww thankRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | BlogHer

    ... on a diet. Where Madeline got her "internal inspiration" has me questioning her thought process related to her body image. Her mom saying that she thinks it's time for people to realize that people with Down syndrome can be sexy and beautiful struck ...

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  3. Yet Another Reason Advertisers Should Embrace Body DiversityRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Switched

    ... disorder, and inviting her fans to join her in a "body revolution." Adele says she tries not to worry about her body image and doesn't want to be a "skinny minnie." "The first thing to do is be happy with yourself and appreciate your body -- only ...

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  4. Can You Be Fat & Fit?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2014 | Refinery 29

    ... the paradigm shift Dr. Bacon and others seek to make with Health At Every Size. Dr. Bacon herself grappled with body image for years. "My body shame led me on a quest to lose weight, which reinforced my bad feelings," she tells me. But, in entering ...

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  5. Don't mention the detox...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Iol.co.za

    ... liberating things you can do is eliminate the word "perfect" from your life, especially when it comes to food and body image. Striving for perfection (which doesn't exist anyway) only creates a perpetual sense of stress and

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  6. My journey into yogaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | HeraldNet

    ... Brathen practicing yoga in tropical locales, along with step-by-step yoga sequences and simple recipes. Yoga and Body Image: 25 Personal Stories About Beauty, Bravery & Loving Your Body by Melanie Klein & Anna Guest-Jelley In this remarkable, ...

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  7. The Melancholy of Anatomy: Excessive Weight and DepressionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Psychology Today

    ... particularly when a person's body mass index (BMI) is above 40 kg/m2 (Class III obesity); socioeconomic status; body image , physical health , disordered eating (e.g. binge eating ), and experience of stigma. For example, those in a higher ...

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  8. Neville Longbottom's underwear, weight loss: JK Rowling teases Matthew LewisRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | Examiner.com

    ... ambassador for women's rights. While Emma has been hailed for her wholesome beauty, she secretly struggled with body image and weight issues as a teen, Celebrity Health reported. "My weight has fluctuated between a [British] size 6 and a 10 [U.S. ...

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  9. Anorexic Actress Rachael Farrokh Says Only One Hospital Can Help HerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | KURB-FM Little Rock

    ... can be so fatal." Rachael is hoping to turn her tragic story into a teaching moment, telling others with similar body image struggles that there is more to their worth.

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  10. Olympia Valance is a buxom babe in racy new lingerie campaignRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Daily Mail

    ... Valance for the brand's current campaign emerged last week and sees the TV star posing in a series of swimsuits. 'Body image is such an important issue for me and that was one of the reasons I was so excited about working with Gossard,' Valance told ...

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  11. Uncool by the pool: Body talk with adolescents about body imageRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | Examiner.com

    ... trying on swimsuits or returning them later. (3) Prepare dialogue if your child comes to you with concerns about body image . It is important to be kind and compassionate. If your child says "mom, I'm so fat", responding with "No you're not!" to a ...

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  12. 'Nacations' promise clothes-free relaxationRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    ... in White County, Ga. promises stress-free relaxation for the entire family. They say there's no hang-ups about body image, no judgments and no shame. "Shame is something that must be learned; we're not born with it," said Stuart Antrim of ...

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  13. Three San Jose high school girls sweep body image essay contestRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | The Almaden Resident

    Three high school girls from San Jose had the top submissions in the Every Body's Beautiful essay contest, a competition meant to fight the barrage of Photoshopped and airbrushed images that teens see each day. Hosted by the Eating Disorders Resources Center in Los Gatos for a sixth year, the contest for grades 6-12 is a chance to start the conversation about the media's effects on body image and self acceptance.

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  14. Mom of Teen With Down Syndrome Cautiously Celebrates DS Model Madeline StuartRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | BlogHer

    ... on a diet. Where Madeline got her "internal inspiration" has me questioning her thought process related to her body image. Her mom saying that she thinks it's time for people to realize that people with Down syndrome can be sexy and beautiful struck ...

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  15. What a Body! At 280 Pounds Tess Holliday Is a Cover ModelRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | ETonline

    With Jennifer Lopez on the cover of Us Weekly 's body image issue and size 22 model Tess Holliday gracing People 's, some are asking whether the magazines are sending different messages. "I really want to be able to show my body off because there haven't been many plus sized women at all showing their bodies in a big magazine," Holliday, 29, told ET.

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  16. American Eagle is making a huge change to win back teensRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | Silicon Alley Insider

    ... with core customers," Harrison said. "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. Rousey strikes blow for feminismRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | The Washington Post

    Ronda Rousey certainly does not mind trading on her good looks. The UFC champ appeared in this year's Sports Illustrated swimsuit issue , and before that she went fully nude in ESPN the Magazine's 2012 Body issue.

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  18. Women and weight: A conversation with actress Kathy NajimyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | Crosscut.com

    ... all the weight she's gained and lost since then. Tuesday (May 19), Najimy will deliver a speech titled "Women and Body Image," the grand finale of the UW Graduate School's Weight and Wellness Speaker Series , following acclaimed food author Michael ...

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  19. Plus-size retailer Evans launches provocative limited-edition t-shirt and bag lineRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | Daily Mail

    ... Deacon, Hama Kaul and Lulu Lui, the plus-sized stunners stormed the catwalk which was emblazoned with positive body image slogans. The stunt was a hit with women. A spokesperson for the company revealed: 'We could not have anticipated the reaction ...

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  20. Anne Lamott Facts: 10 Things You Might Not Know about the Christian WriterRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | News Max

    ... so stuck in my bulimia. I was so locked into the obsessive madness and grip of an eating disorder and distorted body image that I believed I could never get free, and I had tried everything. Then, all of a sudden, it was lifted. I eat like a pretty ...

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