In response to the Reflections on Body Image report, MPs have recommended that school children take part in compulsory body image and self-esteem lessons.
With girls as young as five now worrying about their appearance and cosmetic surgery rates increasing by nearly 20% since 2008, there are fears that young people have worrying and unrealistic perceptions [...]
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Women think they’re complimenting other women by commenting on how thin they look: this, in my eyes, denotes that thin is best.
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B-eat, the UK’s leading Eating Disorder charity has revealed recent research has shown that 72% of those asked to name an Eating Disorder said Anorexia, over half thought that they would be able to spot someone with an Eating Disorder and that was down to the popular, though false belief that such a [...]
“I don’t want a fat child. Getting an eating disorder like Anorexia would be preferable.” The words of an obese mother in a trashy magazine this week. Much as I try, I cannot help but scan the fronts of weeklies and being me, I couldn’t ignore this one.
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