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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.
GUEST POST: Brian Cuban recounts his 27-year struggle with anorexia and bulimia, and outlines a plan for improving coverage of eating disorders in the media.
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?
Pro runner (and occasional sportswear model) Lauren Fleshman knows a thing or two about photoshop and spray-tans. Read on to learn why we should ignore the fitness models and love our "thigh cheese."
OP-ED: Abercrombie’s CEO says he won’t sell XL or XXL women’s clothing. But if young people start out with a positive body image, it won’t matter what the store sells.

We find out what Healthy Weight Week is all about, and why it matters.

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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?
GUEST POST: Brian Cuban recounts his 27-year struggle with anorexia and bulimia, and outlines a plan for improving coverage of eating disorders in the media.
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.

Greatist's David Tao takes a look at the disconnect between research and health and fitness media — and suggests how we can start to bridge the divide.

We find out what Healthy Weight Week is all about, and why it matters.

OP-ED: Abercrombie’s CEO says he won’t sell XL or XXL women’s clothing. But if young people start out with a positive body image, it won’t matter what the store sells.

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