Body Image

Male Body Image Disorders
By focusing all of our attention on the media, we may fail to understand the nuance and complexity of these very serious disorders. Brian Cuban, who has recovered from a 27-year battle with eating and body dysmorphic disorders, explains why.
How Real Women Overcame Eating Disorders
In honor of National Eating Disorder Awareness Week, we asked real women to share the most powerful lessons they've learned since recovering from anorexia, bulimia, or binge eating disorder.
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When it comes to appearance, maybe imperfect is perfect after all. Watch this video break it down before your eyes.
Dove Selfie
Dove’s latest ad, a short video entitled “Selfie,” has been making waves all over the Internet. But is its message actually a positive one?
Bikini Bridge Image - River
Women determined to change the conversation around body image tell us what they wish someone had told them a long time ago.
100 Days
Need some inspiration today at the gym? This timelapse video of one woman’s 100-day journey will get your engine going (and might just bring you to tears).

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GUEST POST: Nia Shanks outlines how negative self-talk can bring us down and how to reclaim our body image by changing our vocabulary.
100 Days
Need some inspiration today at the gym? This timelapse video of one woman’s 100-day journey will get your engine going (and might just bring you to tears).

It's Eating Disorder Awareness Week, and we've rounded up some of the best individuals and organizations that are working toward positive body image for the millions of men and women affected.

Sports Clubs across the country are on call this weekend to answer our burning questions about getting buff and looking hot, just in time for bikini season. Is this the right way to help people feel better about their bodies?
Bikini Bridge Image - River
Women determined to change the conversation around body image tell us what they wish someone had told them a long time ago.
In honor of National Eating Disorders Awareness Week, one Greatist editor shares the story of her eight-year struggle with anorexia — and how it challenged everything she thought she knew about being “healthy” and the beauty ideal.

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