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4 hrs ago | Psychology Today

Body Image and Your Sex Life

In today's beauty-dominated media, particularly for women , you might expect that women who feel bad about their bodies also feel less sexually satisfied.


Related Topix: Health, Human Sexuality, Fitness, Yoga

4 hrs ago |

Charlize Theron: 'I do not have a perfect body'

Charlize Theron has opened up about her body image, and revealed that she still has certain hang-ups.


Related Topix: Celebrities, Charlize Theron, Health, Entertainment

14 hrs ago | Paramatta Sun

Wentworthville eating disorder unit approved

The Northside Group CEO Anne Mortimer, Medical Director Eating Disorder Unit Dr Geoff Buckett and Nurse Unit Manager Eating Disorder Unit Natalie Sutton at the Northside West private hospital.


Related Topix: Health, Australia,

Mon Sep 01, 2014

Psychology Today

Body Image Revolution

It's commonly accepted these days that images of women as they appear in the media are distorted and far from the reality of how women actually look.


Related Topix: Health

Sun Aug 31, 2014

Demi Lovato Swings And Misses With Body Positive Comment

Too often it seems like we get only examples of girl hate in media, but Demi Lovato is generally one to spread positivity and support for her fellow female celebs.


Related Topix: Demi Lovato, Dance, Pop/Rock, Health

Sat Aug 30, 2014

International Business Times

Demi Lovato Credits Kim Kardashian For Making Women Comfortable In Their Own Skins

Recalling what she looked like at her first MTV Video Music Awards , Demi Lovato has wished that she would have liked to be healthier and more confident in the past.


Related Topix: Demi Lovato, Dance, Pop/Rock, MTV Video Music Awards, Music!, Health

Los Angeles Times

Demi Lovato applauds Kim Kardashian for revolutionizing body beauty

A confident Demi Lovato credits Kim Kardashian and Beyonce, among others, for changing the idea of beauty.


Related Topix: Monte Carlo, Celebrities, Dance, Black Entertainment, Pop/Rock, Jennifer Lopez, Ramona and Beezus, Spring Breakers, Health, Entertainment

Fri Aug 29, 2014

Demi Lovato Praises Kardashians For Positive Body Image

Singer Demi Lovato has praised reality Tv star Kim Kardashian and her sisters for inspiring women to be proud of their curves.


Related Topix: Demi Lovato, Dance, Pop/Rock, Health, Black Entertainment, Jennifer Lopez

Thu Aug 28, 2014

Debra Chew: Healthy Body Image By Reflection - What's In Your Mirror?

Mirror, mirror on the walla .a well-recognized fairy tale goes. It tells the tale of a wicked stepmother who always looks at her reflection in the mirror and expects to be told that she is the most beautiful in the kingdom.


Related Topix: Health

She Knows

Pole dancing is liberating people of body image issues everywhere

Krissy Brady is a women's health + lifestyle writer who's so out of shape, it's like she has the innards of an 80-year-old.


Related Topix: Health, Fitness, Yoga


Model Slams Swimsuit Company For Photoshopping Her To Look Skinnier:...

An Australian model is speaking out against a company that altered a photo of her body to appear several sizes smaller, saying she was "extremely shocked" to see the photoshopped image online after agreeing to participate in a photoshoot for the swimwear brand Fella Swim.


Related Topix: Health, US News, Liberal Political News

Wed Aug 27, 2014

The F-Word Blog

More reviews from EdFringe

We finish our reviews from the Edinburgh Fringe Festival 2014 with a handful more on plays about body image, poverty and sex work This inventive play explores the pressure on women to achieve the perfect body.


Related Topix: Health

New York Daily News

Model blasts swimwear brand for 'drastically' editing image

'My body is a size 8, not a size 4,' Meaghan Kausman wrote on Instagram, where she posted the original photo next to the one retouched by Fella Swim.


Related Topix: Health, Arts, Photography

ABC News

Demi Lovato Reflects: 'I Wasted So Many Years Ashamed'

Demi Lovato turned heads at Sunday night's MTV Video Music Awards wearing a fire-engine red gown with an extremely plunging top.


Related Topix: Demi Lovato, Dance, Pop/Rock, Health, Entertainment

Medical Daily

Teens With 'Normal Weight' Have Eating Disorders, Too: How BMI Fails Them

Eating disorders can be dangerous and life-threatening, but new findings published in the journal Pediatrics reveal drastic weight loss can carry the same health dangers.


Related Topix: Australia, World News, Medicine, Health

Tue Aug 26, 2014

I'm a fat girl who wears revealing clothes

FATSHIONISTA: Erin McKelle rocking a new outfit from H&M. She likes to wear skimpy clothes, and she's got five things to tell you about it ... I'm also a body image and fat positive activist, which basically means that I don't believe there is anything inherently wrong or bad about being fat.


Related Topix: Health

The Wichita Eagle

Why young girls shouldna t diet

Childhood obesity is on the rise - about 17 percent of North American kids are beyond overweight.


Related Topix: Life, Food, Dieting, Family, Kids, Health, Fitness, Yoga, Medicine, Nutrition


Presence Chicago Institute of Advanced Bariatrics, a World Class...

It's also about curing some medical conditions as supported by a clinical body of evidence.


Related Topix: Medicine, Surgery, Health

Mon Aug 25, 2014


The Frightening Effect Of The Celebrity 'Baby Bump' Craze

As Kim Kardashian and Kate Middleton prove, pregnant stars sell magazines . But how does that exposure affect non-famous women who are also pregnant? A recent study from Victoria University of Wellington in New Zealand provides an answer, and it's not positive.


Related Topix: Health, Marketing, Newport Beach, CA

Sat Aug 23, 2014

ModelA's swimwear Photoshop shock

THIS gorgeous young model is a picture of health - and she was horrified to find the swimwear picture she'd posed for had been Photoshopped skinnier.


Related Topix: Health