7 short-films that will change the way you see the world

2015-10-19 10:45

For generations, film has been a catalyst for change, here are 7 short films defining how it is of no measure of health being well-adjusted to a sick society.

How to love the body you have: part 4

2015-05-08 09:11

Does fashion inspire or control you? Tracy Gold tells us how dressing for your personal style can improve your body image.

An ode to my vagina

2015-03-09 14:12

Paballo Molahlehi and her three week journey prove how hard it can be writing about a vagina, in her case, her Kitty.

When was the last time you shaved your face, woman?!

2015-02-11 10:59

More and more women now prefer shaving their faces as a way to deal with unsightly facial hair.

Do you compare the way you look to that of others?

2014-10-30 09:48

Does comparing yourself to others make you feel better or worse about yourself? Tracy Gold explores.

My worst enemy: The girl in the mirror

2014-08-01 11:51

Would you tell your friend that you think she looks fat and ugly? So why do you do it to the girl you see in the mirror? Tracy Gold explores ways of shifting your body perception.

Maybe one day I’ll finally be able to love myself

2014-07-11 15:45

As she continues on her journey to overcome her struggles with body image, this woman opens up about how difficult she finds it to love herself.

Body shaming, fat shaming and vicious gossip

2014-06-11 16:14

I'm going to ask you a lot of questions and I hope you ask them of yourself when you're done reading this.

Bigorexia: the male quest for the body beautiful

2014-06-09 12:01

While anorexia sufferers believe that they are bigger than their actual size, bigorexia sufferers believe that they are smaller than their actual size.

Name-calling can make girls obese

2014-04-30 12:27

The greater the number of people who tell a young girl she is fat, the more likely she is to be obese by her late teens, according to a study.


This is what the “perfect body” looks like all over the world

2015-08-20 10:39

These photoshopped pictures show us what the supposed ideal physique looks like in different countries.

Be the size you are

2015-05-05 10:27

Pamela Simpson wants you to stop trying to squeeze yourself into another mould by obsessing about 'real women' and being ‘bikini ready’.

This is what happened when I learned to love my body

2015-02-17 13:19

Carmen Williams has body issues like most of us, but here’s what happened when she decided to work through them.

Keira Knightley: ‘Don’t Photoshop my boobs’

2014-11-07 13:54

The Anna Karenina actress says she did her latest shoot topless because she wants the world to see what she really looks like.

Dealing with the subject of anorexia in fiction

2014-09-26 12:34

Subjects like anorexia is only one of the many reasons why issue-driven fiction for teens should be promoted instead of banned.

I used to abuse myself

2014-08-01 00:00

Sometimes the most abusive relationship you can be in is the one you're in with yourself.

Do the obese deserve contempt?

2014-07-03 00:00

Disgust. Pity. Contempt. Obesity is not new to society - yet this is how it is met by a remarkable number of people.

Ditch the insecurities. It’s time to start owning your body!

2014-06-11 12:45

Do you wish you had bigger boobs, longer legs or more curves? As women, we are seldom happy with what we have. Tracy Gold gives her tips to being happy with and working what you have.

Is this insane trend the new “thigh gap”?

2014-05-02 12:14

This new trending "test" that's supposed to be able to help you tell whether or not you're beautiful is even more ridiculous than usual.

10 things you didn't know about real life Barbie

2014-04-09 10:59

When videos and pictures of this doll-like woman first appeared on the internet, many believed she was a hoax, but Valeria Lukyanova is very real.

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