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Body Image in Teens by Sarah Maria

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Anorexia, Bolemia, and Compulsive Eating are all Eating Disorders can be a thing of the past.

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This article gives tips on how the person can prevent themselves from having body image issues.

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Love yourself and love your body. This website has some really good ways that can help you overcome the depression regarding yourselves.

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MOODY: Capturing hope, awareness about eating disorders - Destin Log

MOODY: Capturing hope, awareness about eating disorders - Destin Log | Eating disorders and body image | Scoop.it
Destin Log MOODY: Capturing hope, awareness about eating disorders Destin Log I had to ask myself if I was I sending mixed messages about body image to an impressionable 5 year old, and what could we do as a family to shape both Alex and Harper's...
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This talks about how people connect food with body image and how prevalent eating disorders are now. It also talks about how the media sends mix signals about body image.

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Mark Cuban's brother Brian reveals body dysmorphia, bulimia and anorexia battles - Examiner.com

Mark Cuban's brother Brian reveals body dysmorphia, bulimia and anorexia battles - Examiner.com | Eating disorders and body image | Scoop.it
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Mark Cuban's brother Brian reveals body dysmorphia, bulimia and anorexia battles
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While people think of body-image issues as a woman's problem, research shows it affects men and women equally.
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I chose this one because this man looks like he has it all and he really is not unattractive but that's how he sees himself. This is exactly what we talked about in class and this shocked me because he's a man. 

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Tami Best: Teach kids about healthy body images - Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Tami Best: Teach kids about healthy body images - Rochester Democrat and Chronicle | Eating disorders and body image | Scoop.it
Tami Best: Teach kids about healthy body images Rochester Democrat and Chronicle It is estimated that in the United States alone, five to 10 million women and girls and one million men and boys struggle with the deadly eating disorders, anorexia...
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This article gives steps to how to prevent eating disorders in kids. I think these are very important steps to learn because a lot of times its the people around the kids making them feel less than, whether they know it or not.

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Are you comfy in your own skin? - The UTD Mercury

Are you comfy in your own skin? - The UTD Mercury | Eating disorders and body image | Scoop.it
Are you comfy in your own skin?
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This example of the pressure to look a certain way can lead to an unhealthy body image, which research increases the likelihood of developing into an eating disorder, Temkin said.
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This article talks about how people sometimes get these disorders because they are trying to fit in to the image of their culture.

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