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Women's Body Image Influenced By More Than Media
2012-10-03 16:09:03

Alan McStravick for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online So You Think You Can Dance. Cosmo. America´s Next Top Model. Maxim. Barbie Dolls. These are but a few examples of what many social scientists have decried as being at the root of a culture obsessed with an elusive and often impossible ideal of thinness. This study, published in the International Journal of Eating Disorders has found that genetics may make some women more vulnerable to the pressures associated with being thin....

2012-09-18 23:01:55

In Focus with Martin Sheen continues its commitment to inform viewers about health issues facing Americans. Hollywood, CA (PRWEB) September 18, 2012 The producers of In Focus with Martin Sheen are pleased to announce an upcoming report that will explore treatment options for the millions of Americans suffering from eating disorders. The report will continue the program´s long standing commitment to draw attention to the country´s healthcare issues. In Focus with Martin Sheen is an...

2012-09-18 23:01:49

Casa Palmera Treatment Center is hosting their first annual “Alumni Renewal Day” open house on September 22nd to honor the continuing recovery of past patients San Diego, CA (PRWEB) September 18, 2012 Casa Palmera Treatment Center, a holistic-based residential behavioral health treatment facility, is opening its doors to the public to welcome alumni, family and friends to celebrate continuing recovery and living in good health. During Casa Palmera´s first annual Alumni...


Word of the Day
endocarp
  • The hard inner (usually woody) layer of the pericarp of some fruits (as peaches or plums or cherries or olives) that contains the seed.
This word comes from the Greek 'endon,' in, within, plus the Greek 'kardia,' heart.
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