Category: Body image

Blog posts on the subject of body image

May 29 2014

What Could A Healthy fashion Doll Do For Our Young Girls’ Sense of Self-Esteem?

What Could A Healthy fashion Doll Do For Our Young Girls’ Sense of Self-Esteem? -Vol.259, May 29, 2014   A very interesting article was written by Michaeleen Doucleff in Shots Health New From NPR on April 4, 2014 called Could A ‘Barbie’ Get Real? What A Healthy Fashion Doll Looks Like. Though there aren’t many …

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Jan 13 2014

When Will Marketers Stop Screwing With Self-Conscious Teens Body Images? – Vol. 133, Jan. 5, 2011

Katie Kindlan wrote on the December 6, 2011 ABC News Blog of the “picture perfect” computer generated models that the huge clothing retailer H&M is using on their website to sell their swimming suit and lingerie online. They claim that doing this allows the garments to be the main focus of their shopper’s experience. I …

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Oct 06 2012

Eating Disorder Treatment: Physiological Causes of Eating Disorders – Vol. 145, April 19, 2012

Over the years that I have been working with eating disorders it has been obvious that these clients have a very poor idea of how detect the normal bodily cues such as when they are hungry or full, have inability to sense their weight, as well as not having a clear idea of what their …

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Jul 27 2012

Why Katie Upton should model swimsuits for women

Vol. 159, July 28, 2012 One needs to ask the question why it is necessary for one female to pick on another female’s body as the blogger of “Skinny Girl” has done. She goes as far as to call Kate Upton a “ little piggy. ”This because of this bloggers notion that Miss Upton has …

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