body image

  1. K-12

    Are "fat letters" from school harmful or helpful?

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    How would you feel if you got a letter saying your child was overweight?
  2. Parenting

    Boys and body image

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    When we think about eating disorders in children, we tend to focus on girls. Yet boys have body image issues too. Whether it’s...
  3. Parenting

    Should Victoria's Secret be targeting tweens?

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    Remember when date night might have meant a stop at Victoria’s Secret for something sexy? That seems to be changing, when half...
  4. Diet

    Supermodel YOU : An interview with model and author Sarah DeAnna

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    In her new book Supermodel YOU, international supermodel Sarah DeAnna tells us how she maintains her gorgeous supermodel looks in a...
  5. Diet

    Orthorexia: Unhealthy consequences of eating too healthy

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    Orthorexia is a subclinical eating disorder characterized by an obsession of eating healthy. Even though you may think your...
  6. Diet

    Orthorexia: Is your healthy eating unhealthy?

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    A healthy diet is widely encouraged to combat obesity, ward off chronic and even deadly diseases, delay the aging process and help...
  7. Beauty How-Tos

    How to pick out the right lingerie for your body

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    Don’t despair when you shop for lingerie. Every body type can be flattered by the right cut. Try these tips for finding...
  8. Well-being

    How stress distorts your self-image and ways to break the vicious cycle

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    There are plenty of reasons why stress is not good for your physical health, but it's also not good for your mental health. When...
  9. Diet

    Survey results: How social media affects your body image

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    How does social media affect our fitness, health and body image? We asked our readers, and some of the results may surprise you.
  10. Tips & Advice

    Raising girls: The "I'm fat" conversation

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    It was bound to come out of her mouth sooner or later — "I'm fat" — but I wasn't expecting it to happen when my daughter was just a...
  11. Parenting

    Self-portraits: Teens obsessed with the perfect profile pic

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    You can’t escape them — teenagers taking pictures of themselves to use for their profile picture on Facebook or...
  12. Well-being

    Secrets to having a positive body image

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    Chances are you're the only person in the world who notices the three pounds you put on over the holidays, or the fact that your...
  13. Well-being

    Body image and the myth of perfection

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    It's unlikely we'll ever see a typical American woman on the cover of any woman's print or online magazine. It is the media's job to...
  14. Celebrity Gossip

    Lady Gaga: Waving her middle finger at physical flaws

    Lady Gaga should be the artist who young people love but who annoys the rest of us. If anyone else wore a meat dress to an awards...
  15. Living

    5 Steps to loving your image

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    Remember what your parents taught you? You're perfect as you are. That was the ideal anyway. Sometimes though, the message gets lost...
  16. Living

    Learn how to win your battle with the scale

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    How many of you have allowed the scale to control your day? It doesn't matter what side of the bed you woke up on -- the morning...
  17. Diet

    New book The Hot Tub Diet aims to bust bad body image

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    If you’ve ever looked in the mirror and felt bad about your body, you’re not alone. It’s not enough to be healthy...
  18. Living

    5 Easy tips to loving your body this summer

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    Like it or not, bikini season is here, people. If you've been hitting up the gym, sweating it out in yoga and keeping fit, this is...
  19. Tips & Advice

    Parenting Guru: When girls feel fat

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    Whitney Ladd Post battled an eating disorder in college and later as a professional rower until she found help. Today, she’s...
  20. Living

    Why do we still feel fat after losing weight?

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    Yes, the mirror does lie! Sometimes we actually are "fat heads." That's when being fat is in our brains, not our bodies. No matter...