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Posts Tagged ‘body image and eating disorders’

By On February 1st, 2018

Researchers Find “Psychological Pathway” That Leads to Body Dysmorphia

Body dysmorphia is a widely recognized condition which affects how people perceive their own bodies. Over time, the dissatisfaction from this misperception is known to contribute to the development of eating disorders such as anorexia and bulimia. Despite being accepted by the medical community, little is actually known about how body dysmorphia develops or the…

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By On June 17th, 2016

Commenting On A Child’s Weight May Do More Harm Than Good

Being a parent means having to make difficult choices. One of those choices you might have to make is whether to talk with an overweight child about weight. If you don’t say anything, there’s the chance you may miss the opportunity to correct unhealthy habits before they become a life-long health issue. But, more and…

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