Category Archives: Body Image

I’m scared of gaining weight

Fear of gaining weight can take over your life. It can be a constant anxiety that…

Study Provides Hope for New Anorexia Treatment

Comment:Research may have found a new treatment for anorexia, oxytocin  otherwise know as the love hormone….

Eating Disorders: Recognise Subtle Signs

   Comment: Eating disorders and disordered eating can show different signs and symptoms in people. Helping people who display…

Rebecca Adlington and Body Image Anxiety

Comment: We say we really admire sportspeople for their achievements but in reality when the sportperson in…

Actress Jennifer Lawrence on Body Image: Stop Calling Each Other Fat

 Comment:Oscar winning actress Jennifer Lawrence, in a recent round of interviews, has made passionate and articulate…

Overweight vs Skinny: Lululemon, Abercrombie, Debenhams and the Size Debate

  Comment Yoga clothing retailer Lululemon was criticised for discriminating against overweight women; hitting the headlines for all…

Myers-Briggs personality types, anorexia and body dysmorphia

  Comment: Medical reports and studies show conflicting results when comparing personality types from Myers-Briggs and tendency to…

Eating disorders: Health is more than the Absence of Dysfunction

 Comment: When it comes to eating disorders, health is more than the absence of dysfunction – it’s…

Body image and airbrushing: a must see

  Comment: Don’t believe what you see in the media. Those perfect images are pure fantasy, created by…

Sex and body image

  Comment: Programmes like Channel 4’s Sex Box have put sex firmly on the agenda. Sex is a natural…