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21 hrs ago | Examiner.com

Plus-size model's memoir: How fashion and body image intersect for Crystal Renn

Fashion model Crystal Renn has had her share of ups and downs, but revealed to ET in an interview that her recent weight loss isn't a slip back to her early anorexic days.

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Texas Tech Football #ALSIceBucketChallenge

This Woman Looks Like She's Wearing Makeup. She's Not.

This Little Kid Is DEVASTATED When His Dad "Steals" His Ear and Nose

LAPD Cop: If You Don't Want To Get Shot, Don't Challenge Me

Mon Aug 18, 2014

New York Daily News

Celebrity baby bump watch could hurt prenatal relationship: study

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.

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Lexington Herald-Leader

Kentucky minister and former model leads seminars on healthy body image

In 2013, Renfro spoke at gatherings of youth and women in North Carolina, California, Indiana and in Lexington and Louisville.

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Related Topix: Health, Lexington, KY, Hopkinsville, KY, Owen County, KY

Brand Republic

M&S launches fuller-breasted lingerie digital campaign

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

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Fri Aug 15, 2014

Daily Mail

Slim friends not models make girls feel fatter: Women more likely...

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.

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New York Magazine

Obsessing Over Celebrity 'Bumps' Can Harm Mom-Baby Connection

Who knows how we got here, but we seem to be living in something of a golden era for the celebrity "bump watch."

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Related Topix: Health, Sports

WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

Orthorexia: When eating clean goes too far

Eating clean is a trend that's taking over, but when does it go too far? A condition called orthorexia can be dangerous.

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Related Topix: St. Petersburg, FL, Health

Thu Aug 14, 2014

Eating Disorders Online

Sororities and Body Image: 3 Reasons Greek Life May Be Detrimental to Young Women

It's back-to-school season, which means that college women across the country are gearing up for rush - the process of joining sororities on their campuses.

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Related Topix: Health, Lake Forest, CA

Billboard

Meghan Trainor Talks 'All About That Bass' on the Pop Shop Podcast: Listen Now

Casual pop fans and chart junkies can hear Billboard.com associate editor Jason Lipshutz and Billboard associate director of charts Keith Caulfield every Thursday on the free Pop Shop Podcast, which can be streamed on Billboard.com or downloaded in iTunes .

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Brand Republic

M&S launches fuller-breasted lingerie digital campaign

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

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Related Topix: Health

Wed Aug 13, 2014

Daily Star

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The actress, who plays ditzy New Yorker Shoshanna in Lena Dunham's Girls, opened up on her 18-year struggle with her weight and body image in an effort to "diminish the stigma" of eating disorders.

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Tue Aug 12, 2014

The Daily Democrat

Forcella: Does size really matter?

DEAR STRAIGHT TALK >> I'm 20 and I hope you take this question seriously as a men's rights issue because nobody talks about it except through hurtful jokes.

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Related Topix: Health, Mapleton, ME

Eating Disorders Online

Anorexia and positive emotions: how pride and accomplishment get in the way of health

The role of positive emotions often takes a backseat to how negative emotions impact and exacerbate anorexia, say researchers from Rutgers University.

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Medical Daily

'Skeletor' Gap Ad Sparks Body Image Controversy: Why...

What is it about women's bodies that gets people so... well, agitated. A promotional ad by Gap featuring a model in a plaid shirt caused near chaos on Twitter recently.

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Related Topix: Health, Marketing

Switched

Zosia Mamet Opens Up About Her Eating Disorder And Recovery

Zosia Mamet arrives at "An Evening with GIRLS" on Thursday, March 13, 2014, at the Television Academy in the NoHo Arts District in Los Angeles.

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She Knows

How yoga boosts body image

Maggie Giuffrida is a graduate of The University of Arizona where she earned a degree in journalism.

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Related Topix: Fitness, Yoga, Health, University of Arizona, Life, Food, Dieting

Shape

How Camille Leblanc-Bazinet Went from Skinny to Fittest Woman on Earth

If you watched 2014 Reebok CrossFit Games winner Camille Leblanc-Bazinet snag the title of "fittest woman on Earth" last month, you may be surprised that the sculpted athlete once struggled with body image.

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Mon Aug 11, 2014

Ottawa Life

Being Your Selfie

She suggests our society is "enthralled with technology" and is ignoring all of the mental health issues these new technologies inflict on, particularly, young people.

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Switched

This Model's Attitude About Body Image Is Truly Beautiful

It's not hard to spot Nikia Phoenix in a magazine spread or on the runway. The model has a look that you just can't forget thanks to her stunning freckled face .

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Related Topix: Health, WireImage, Fashion, Designers, Fashion Week, Jean Paul Gaultier

Sun Aug 10, 2014

Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

Psychologist gets national recognition Karen Samuels, a psychologist...

Karen Samuels, a psychologist with deep roots to the Daytona Beach area, is getting national recognition for her work on an issue with resonance for a beach community - unhealthy obsessions with body image and weight loss.

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Related Topix: Daytona Beach, FL, Health, Medicine, Eating Disorders, Volusia County, FL, Ormond Beach, FL

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