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What Does A Porn Star's Sex-A-Thon Say About Society?

By | Sat, 08/23/2014 - 10:55

A porn star decided to put on a sex stunt to pay for her boob job. But now under contract, she can't back out even if she wanted to.

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Losing A Limb To Gain An Identity

By | Tue, 12/31/2013 - 16:48

Researchers explain how the desire Body Integrity Identity Disorder victims have to rid themselves of a limb stems from a sense of identity in disowning part of their body they consider doesn't belong to them.

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Queen Latifah Discusses Keeping Positive Body Image: ‘I Decided To Love Myself’

By | Fri, 12/13/2013 - 11:13

Queen Latifah says maintaining a positive outlook has helped her overcome body image issues and numerous negative experiences in her life.

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Dieting May Predict Relationship Issues In Women

By | Fri, 12/06/2013 - 14:09

Women who diet and have poor body image are more susceptible to relationship issues.

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Facebook Use Linked To Negative Body Image In Teen Girls

By | Tue, 12/03/2013 - 19:02

Adolescent girls who publicly share photos on Facebook have a negative body image and an increasing chance of suffering from eating disorders.

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Why Did Yoga Teacher, Trina Hall, Gain 40 Lbs. On Purpose?

By | Fri, 09/13/2013 - 13:46

Yoga teacher Trina Hall gained 40 lbs. on purpose after seeing a fellow instructor upset over her body image.

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97% Of Women Suffer From Poor Body Image

By | Fri, 08/09/2013 - 12:59

Ninety-seven percent of women report that they have an “I hate my body” moment at least once a day.

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"Girl, Shut It!" Study Finds People Don't Like Women Who 'Fat Talk'

By | Thu, 05/09/2013 - 16:21

Psychologists find that women who make self-disparaging remarks about their body image are less liked by friends.

Spiderman or Superman: Which is Worse?

Holy Psychology, Batman! Fans' Body Image Improved by Superheroes

By | Mon, 09/17/2012 - 16:27

The presence of superheroes like Batman, Superman and Spider-Man helps their fans feel strong and physically fit.