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Latest Body image Stories

​Why Do Women Buy Magazines That Promote Impossible Body Images?
2014-11-10 03:30:12

A new study reveals the secret of how some fashion and beauty magazines continue to attract devoted audiences, even though they glamorize super-thin models that would seem to taunt normal-sized women.

2014-06-06 23:02:26

Top Eating Disorder Facts, A Parent’s Alert released today by NoBullying http://nobullying.com/eating-disorders-facts/.

Men Often Go Undiagnosed, Untreated For Eating Disorders: Study
2014-04-09 11:36:57

Discussions about eating disorders and body image usually revolve around women and a new study from the University of Oxford in England has found that young men are not receiving as much attention as they should regarding these issues.

2014-02-19 12:27:02

Winner To Be Revealed at 2014 Symposium PEKIN, Ill., Feb.

Teen Boys Struggle With Body Image Eating Disorders
2013-11-05 09:05:59

A new study found that as many as 17.9 percent of teenage boys are “extremely concerned” about their build and weight.

2013-10-15 13:07:22

A new study of women ages 50 and older examines the 12.2 percent who say they are satisfied with their body size to unlock the secrets of body satisfaction.

2013-08-28 23:03:34

New research indicates that teens with anorexia nervosa have bigger brains than teens that do not have the eating disorder. Aurora, CO (PRWEB) August 28, 2013

2013-06-04 10:22:09

Anorexia nervosa and bulimia nervosa –disorders characterized by extreme eating behavior and distorted body image – are among the deadliest of psychiatric disorders, with few proven effective treatments.

2013-05-29 23:29:40

In a recent study, women who spoke lowly of their body weight and body image were less liked by their peers.


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edulcoration
  • The act of sweetening by admixture of some saccharine substance.
The word 'edulcoration' comes from a Latin word meaning 'making sweet'.