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Local Organization Helps Kids with Healthy Habits and Positive Body Image - WTVY, Dothan

Local Organization Helps Kids with Healthy Habits and Positive Body Image - WTVY, Dothan | Eating disorders and body image | Scoop.it
Local Organization Helps Kids with Healthy Habits and Positive Body Image
WTVY, Dothan
OZARK -- The Ozark Boys & Girls Club spent Tuesday evening getting an education on healthy eating habits and the severity of eating disorders.
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This article is good because it shows people going out in the community going and trying to help people (kids)get in shape and start to perform healthy habits

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Eating Disorders Awareness Week 2014 - YouTube

As it's Eating Disorders Awareness Week, I have decided to brave the world & do something a little bit 'out there' to help raise awareness for the deadly con...
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this article gets the opinion of a teen and the girls trying to raise awareness about the topic and she just talks about how serious this is

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Calling All Shape Readers: How Have You Dealt with Body Judgment?

Calling All Shape Readers: How Have You Dealt with Body Judgment? | Eating disorders and body image | Scoop.it

We're looking for women who've dealt with inappropriate judgements about their appearance from others. Maybe you've heard you're too thin, too heavy, too manly, or too weak, or perhaps they (We want you—yes, YOU!

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This article asks for women who've dealt with inappropriate judgement about their appearance from others, and asks them to fill out a survey and maybe send in a picture. this can be good because it could boost their self confidence 

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A healthier you on the inside and out: Cameron Diaz on positive body image - Today.com (blog)

A healthier you on the inside and out: Cameron Diaz on positive body image - Today.com (blog) | Eating disorders and body image | Scoop.it
A healthier you on the inside and out: Cameron Diaz on positive body image
Today.com (blog)
In "The Body Book", Cameron Diaz explains the importance of loving your body the way that it is and how to be your healthiest self.
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This article is a good one because  Cameron Diaz (a celebrity) is saying its good to be healthy on the inside so you can feel good on the outside

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Body Image During Pregnancy | Itz Linz

Body Image During Pregnancy | Itz Linz | Eating disorders and body image | Scoop.it
talking... Body Image During Pregnancy - always a sensitive topic amongst women, even more so when bodies are growing and hormones are running wild.
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I picked this article because it gives a look from the girls side of view and how they want to have the perfect body

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Eating Disorders in Female Athletes Assessed

Eating Disorders in Female Athletes Assessed | Eating disorders and body image | Scoop.it
Though it may seem counter-intuitive, athletes are one of the most at-risk demographics for developing an eating disorder. As with the general population, female athletes are especially at risk. Researchers from Norway ...
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This article talks about how even athletes have eating disorders maybe because they train too hard and forget to eat. And always have to look a certain way

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Daddy's little girls: How do fathers influence body image? - Today.com (blog)

Daddy's little girls: How do fathers influence body image? - Today.com (blog) | Eating disorders and body image | Scoop.it
Daddy's little girls: How do fathers influence body image?
Today.com (blog)
As TODAY explores body image this week in our #LoveYourSelfie series, we're talking a lot about how moms shape children's self-image.
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This article gets the image perspective from the farther and shows how it affect his children... this is good because it gets the male point of view

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Body Image and Confidence Lessons from Classic Hollywood ...

Body Image and Confidence Lessons from Classic Hollywood ... | Eating disorders and body image | Scoop.it
Body image is no new topic to ShoutOut!. I know it has been discussed a hundred times, but that should only reflect the strong persistence of growing stigmas and standards that our society's media is still promoting so ...
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This article is good because it gives quotes from famous people and girls/women always look up to that

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More men, older women suffering eating disorders - Fox News

More men, older women suffering eating disorders - Fox News | Eating disorders and body image | Scoop.it
More men, older women suffering eating disorders
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More than 30 million Americans are currently struggling with an eating disorder, according to the National Eating Disorders Association (NEDA).
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This article give us facts and stats about the men and women suffering from eating disorders 

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Ending Eating Disorder Stigmas - Campus Times

Ending Eating Disorder Stigmas - Campus Times | Eating disorders and body image | Scoop.it
The Star Ending Eating Disorder Stigmas Campus Times The mission of NEDAW, which is a campaign not only on college campuses but in communities across every American state and in various other countries, is to “increase outreach and awareness of...
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I picked this article because it gives us quotes about eating disorders that people actually said

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