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We can combat poor body images! The more we can educate & enlighten ourselves, the better people we can become.

 

 

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How pro-anorexic porn's poisonous diet 'thinspires' young women to ...
Irish Independent, Ireland - 29 Oct 2006
... The fashion industry has also been singled out for criticism ... as Lily Cole and Erin O'Connor - on the catwalk does not trigger eating disorders in impressionable ...

Academy for Eating Disorders Calls for Ban on Underweight Models
MedIndia, India - 28 Oct 2006
... Although the fashion industry does not directly cause eating disorders, it does contribute greatly to our culture’s perception of beauty. ...
Fashion industry trying to shed 'toothpick-thin' look
The Daily Athenaeum Interactive, WV - 26 Oct 2006
... She said women look to the fashion industry to see if ... are also able to pull off more exotic fashion. ... could be the highly publicized eating disorders that many ...


China Daily
Stick-thin models to move over
China Daily, China - 30 Oct 2006
... magazines by "real-sized" women under plans for a media code of conduct to curb rising rates of eating disorders among the young. Fashion industry figures have ...

The real skinny on thin today
Philadelphia Daily News, PA - 30 Oct 2006
... Rather than rob these models of their jobs, simply make sure they are eating right ... We may not be able to change the fashion or movie industry overnight - but ...


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Nibbles: Extra weight makes Americans less fuel-efficient Nibbles ...
CalorieLab Calorie Counter News, NV - 26 Oct 2006
The Academy for Eating Disorders has called for a ban on super-skinny models. The group has called on the fashion industry worldwide to develop standards for ...

Fashion industry must end obsession with 'anorexic' models, say ...
Yorkshire Post Today, UK - 11 Oct 2006
... The fashion industry showcases models with extreme body shapes, and this is undoubtedly one of the factors leading to young girls developing eating disorders.".

British Doctors Urge Fashion Industry To End Obsession With Super ...
All Headline News - 11 Oct 2006
London, England (AHN) - Following the footsteps of Madrid fashion industry, doctors and health professionals from the Eating Disorders Service and Research ...

Fashion argument is wearing a bit thin
Belfast Telegraph, United Kingdom - 21 Oct 2006
... Eating Disorders NI spokesperson Ann McCann said that images of super thin models are ... I think those who are leading the way in the fashion industry need to ...
PROFNET WIRE: HEALTH & LIVING: Trans-Fat Ban in Restaurants
Drug Newswire (press release), CT - 24 Oct 2006
... is an active member of several industry associations and ... how drug-free treatment for eating disorders has a ... to conduct business in a timely fashion." Quist can ...

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