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Why Body Image Isn’t Just a Feminist Issue “Girls and young women have clearly identified these [body] issues as the source of their hesitance to take on leadership roles.”-Claire Mysko Original Article by Melanie Klein of MindBodyGreen

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Change the Narrative about “Bikini Season”!

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“Truth be told, we are all victims of the media. No one is safe.” Original Huffington Post article by Jessica Lovejoy below: Body Image Issues Are Not Just For Women Posted: 03/26/2014 2:03 pm EDT Updated: 03/26/2014 2:59 pm EDT … Continue reading

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Lame Excuse for Barbie’s Warped Body Proportions by Mattell Designer Original Huffington Post article by Elizabeth Claydon below: Barbie’s designer denies creating unrealistic body ideals for children http://i.huffpost.com February 4, 2014 We have heard much about how the unrealistic and disproportionate … Continue reading

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Modeling Agencies Recruit at the Doors of Eating Disorder Clinics Original article below from Policy Mic‘s Christine Salek, Health Promotion & Education distance-learning graduate student at The University of Alabama Modeling Agents Recruit Outside Swedish Eating Disorder Clinic By Christine … Continue reading

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Thin or Overweight: Damages of the Mass “Eigher-Or” Psychology It’s time to challenge the narrative that the female body is one of two things: thin or overweight. This dichotomous classification encourages the inhuman decree that there is only one acceptable … Continue reading

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To Balancing Balls and Recovery:

http://hhhlb123.wordpress.com/2014/02/07/help-me/ Oh girl. I get it. All of it. Everything your heart just poured out onto the page—the exhaustion, the pressure, the guilt, the pain, the loneliness, the isolation, the sheer desperation. My heart has poured all that out too. … Continue reading

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