Loving your body takes work: girls are quick to absorb society’s unrealistic standards of body image and start worrying about their bodies way too young. It’s a hard cycle to break, but one that can…
How Universality Can Improve Body Image
In recent years, the self-help industry-favorite term “self-esteem” is slowly being replaced. We’ve spent decades working on self-esteem, trying to get kids to develop self-esteem, etc, and we haven’t made much progress. So now the dialogue is shifting to the idea of “self-compassion.” You don’t necessarily need to think that you are a super special...Read moreShare
How To Actually Have a More Positive Body Image
If there's one thing that's become clear to me over the last few years, it's this: Nearly every woman I meet, work with, or assume is perfect probably struggles
Community Event: Food Trends and Positive Body Image
The Renfrew Center Eating Disorder Treatment Facility First in Eating Disorders Since 1985, The Renfrew Centers have been providing clinical excellence within a nurturing environment – empowering adolescent girls and women to change their lives July 25, 2018, 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM Food Trends and Positive Body Image: Creating a Healthy Relationship with Eating and Your Body Date: Wednesday, July 25, 2018 Time: 6:00 pm…
Bullying and Body Image: How Bullying Leads to Eating Disorders
Bullying can have long-lasting results on the bullied, and in some cases, may lead to eating disorders, according to UK Charity
The Simple Way Instagram Is Combating Self-Harm And Body Image Issues
Eating disorders: how do we improve the body image of our boys and girls?
Glen Poole: Children need to know they don't have to be sexy or successful to be loved. Let's start by valuing ourselves and each other
Why 2 doctors are driving cross-country to tackle male health and body image
Two doctors are driving to Chicago to talk about male insecurity and why men don't go to the doctor more often.
How your body shape may influence your disease risk
Could the shape of your body influence your risk of disease?
DIY Body Sugaring Hair Removal
Here's a recipe a friend gave me for that aussie nads product you can make this at home for a lot cheaper. This process is called sugaring. Due to a bit of r(...)
Healthy Body Images ...How they influence our lives
Healthy body images are important because the way we see ourselves influences all aspects of our lives. Learn about the correlation between an unhealthy or unrealistic body image and the media.
How Your Body Image Affects Your Daughter's Self-Esteem
Sometimes a post just hits a nerve. Anne Parris' recent offering on
Beauty And Body Image
SoulPancake partnered with Darling Magazine to have a series of conversations about some of the issues that women face on a daily basis. Our first one is a g...
Body Literacy 101
This post is the first of three where I will discuss the concept of body literacy. So, let’s begin with an obvious question about the topic: what is body literacy? Well, in the simplest of terms, b…
How to Have a Positive Influence on Your Child’s Body Image
Every day children are exposed to messages about how they are supposed to look. Here's advice on how to talk to them about it.
What it Means for Your Body
May is Posture Month! As a chiropractic professionals, we like to educate the public on the importance of having good posture. Below is some great information about posture from the American Chirop…
A Guy's Guide to Body Image
Many people think of guys as being carefree when it comes to appearance. But guys spend plenty of time in front of the mirror. And some worry just as much as girls do about their looks.
How Pregnancy Changes a Runner's Body
There’s never been any doubt that pregnancy drastically changes a woman’s body: She gains weight, her center of gravity shifts and connective tissues become looser. But it also affects how a woman moves.
Can 40 Top Doctors, Physicians, and Athletes Transform Your Body And Health?
Plant Based Online Event: world-renowned experts are coming together to end the guesswork on food and fitness
What is Body Image?
National Eating Disorders Association What is Body Image Body image is how you see yourself when you look in the mirror or when you picture yourself in your mind. It encompasses: What you believe about your own appearance (including your memories, assumptions, and generalizations). How you feel about your body, including your height, shape, and weight. How you sense and control your body as you move. How you feel in your body, not just about your body. A distorted perception of your shape--you…