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  1. Why Ronda Rousey Is the Body Image Role Model We NeedRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Health.com

    ... not that eloquent, but I'm to the point." It's true-whether she's sparring against an opponent or talking about body image-she gets right to the point and doesn't waste any time. It may not be the "sugar, spice, and everything nice" way to do ...

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  2. Ballerina Misty Copeland is long-awaited role model for young black girlsRead the original story

    Sunday | The Las Vegas Sun

    ... It is about having the courage to be who you are despite what society believes you should be. Conversation about body image tends to be centered on lessening the importance of physical characteristics. For black women, however, there is a dearth of ...

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  3. Misty Copeland inspires girls like herRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 1 | The Baltimore Sun

    Misty Copeland, the first African-American principal dancer with the American Ballet Theatre, takes the stage at the Reginald F. Lewis Museum of Maryland African American History & Culture. Baltimore, Md -- Misty Copeland, the first African-American principal dancer with the American Ballet Theatre, takes the stage at the Reginald F. Lewis Museum of Maryland African American History & Culture.

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  4. Understanding OrthorexiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 1 | PsychCentral

    ... Terrified it would make me unhealthy. Healthy was all I cared for. Food aside, I certainly was concerned with my body image as well. Sure, I would avoid extra calories but the main fear was 'bad' food. Food that would take away my perfect health and ...

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  5. Topshop does about-face on super skinny mannequinRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | WTOP-FM Washington

    ... we aim to deliver." "The more people are exposed to very thin mannequins the more likely they're going to have body image problems," she said, adding: "Let's have mannequins that represent all of us." In an interview with the program BBC Points West ...

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  6. Meet the new Miss Newcastle and former Formula 1 grid girl - Melissa CrawfordRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 31 | Chronicle Live

    ... of passion for the North East and I'm so proud to take it to a national stage. I also have a strong passion for body image - both men and women- and I believe in a strong mind, body and full health. I'd like to do more work in the community for ...

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  7. Is Facebook Messing With Your Self-Esteem? Ask Yourself These 3 QuestionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 31 | Health.com

    ... for comparisons, being more emotionally invested in the site was actually associated with less concern about body image and fewer risky dieting behaviors. "It's sort of this double-edged sword," lead study author Stephanie Zerwas, PhD, assistant ...

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  8. 7 Women Share The Pain And Joy Of Pregnancy In Tender Photo ShootRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 31 | The Huffington Post

    ... photos represent many different experiences, from health scares and fertility struggles to postpartum anxiety and body image issues. "Pregnancy is a time in a woman's life when everyone feels open to speak about your body," McCain said. "They ...

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  9. Dressing for your body type: 3 solutions for 3 shapesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 31 | WISH-TV Indianapolis

    Whether you're curvy, post-baby or thin, the ladies from Jen Daisy Boutique have options for YOU! They stopped by the Indy Style studios this morning to give us three solutions for three shapes! Jen says she understands the struggle with body image issues and see a lot of women who are self-conscious. She says she feels it is her calling in life to help women feel more confident and beautiful, whatever their shape or size.

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  10. 'Facebook and Instagram fuelled my anorexia': Woman who plummeted...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 31 | Mail on Sunday

    ... he believed I had an eating disorder. 'I broke down and informed him of all the troubles I had regarding my body image and mental health and he arranged for me to be referred to the Nottinghamshire Eating Disorder Services.' With the medical ...

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  11. Let them eat cake: Women hit back at fat-shaming trollRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 31 | The Raw Story

    ... don't have to change your body to fit clothes, you simply have to make clothes that fit. Sewing has changed my body image in profound ways, and I hope that more curvy women can have the same experience." More and more women have been fighting back ...

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  12. Hoff's kid a plus-size modelRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 31 | Fox News

    ... to appreciate and love who I am." The Hoff's youngest daughter is a size 14 and was able to maintain a healthy body image despite watching her dad's famous co-stars run around in skimpy bathing suits when she was little. "Growing up on the set of ...

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  13. All This Over a StrollerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 31 | KALC-FM Denver

    ... own two-year-old in it in front of her as she jogs. Some folks are slamming the ad for promoting an unrealistic body image for moms. Others opine that the model looks anorexic. And not a word about the stroller. I can't imagine that was Bugaboo's ...

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  14. Robyn Lawley admits she used to 'starve' herself as a teenager amid ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | Daily Mail

    ... some time. She was the first 'plus size' model for Ralph Lauren and is today passionate about promoting healthy body image among young women. 'I can see the ramifications on young women if their body is similar or larger than mine and they see a ...

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  15. David Hasselhoff's Daughter Hayley Tears Up the Runway as a Plus-Size ModelRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | ETonline

    ... to appreciate and love who I am." The Hoff's youngest daughter is a size 14 and was able to maintain a healthy body image despite watching her dad's famous co-stars run around in skimpy bathing suits when she was little. "Growing up on the set of ...

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  16. Body image cuts both ways for teenagers, studies find | GustafsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | Kent Reporter

    Satisfaction with one's physical appearance is at an all-time low among today's adolescents, and eating disorders are on the rise at an ever-younger age, according to reports by the U.S. National Institutes of Health. Much of the blame goes to the media and fashion industry and their standards of beauty and fitness that are nearly impossible to reach for normal mortals.

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  17. 11 Plus-Size Models Who Should Totally Be Victoria's Secret AngelsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | MTV

    ... so it's clear this girl knows a thing or two about modeling. Oh, and she's also co-founder of ALDA , "a positive body image group that encourages women to embrace their curves and take pride in their appearance, regardless of their size." *bows ...

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  18. Body Image Cuts Both Ways for Teenagers, Studies FindRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | SFGate

    Satisfaction with one's physical appearance is at an all-time low among today's adolescents, and eating disorders are on the rise at an ever-younger age, according to reports by the U.S. National Institutes of Health . Much of the blame goes to the media and fashion industry and their standards of beauty and fitness that are nearly impossible to reach for normal mortals.

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  19. How Kate Winslet Talks to Her Daughter About Body PositivityRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | Health.com

    Kate Winslet made an appearance on the July 27 episode of NBC's Running Wild With Bear Grylls , where she talked about how she didn't have a body-positive female role model growing up. "When I grew up, I never heard positive reinforcement about body image from any female in my life," Winslet told Grylls .

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  20. Chrissy Teigen goes nude for Women's Health magazineRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | UPI

    ... @42west and my fabulous @imgmodels," she captioned the photo. Teigen is known for promoting positive body image, and discussed her weight and exercise regime with the publication. The model said working out allows her to still enjoy food, such as ...

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