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Body image

Smelling certain things can make you feel thinner

Exposure to certain smells can make you feel slimmer: Study.

12 Sep 2019 8:53 AM

Mindfulness for a positive body image

Mindfulness could help promote positive body image: Study.

01 Mar 2019 12:20 PM

Positive comments on Instagram may also fuel dissatisfaction with looks among people

Even though people intend to be supportive, the focus on appearance may fuel body dissatisfaction.

13 Sep 2018 2:15 PM

Even young childrens may have body image issues

The children with a higher level of hormones were noticed to be unhappier with their body.

14 Aug 2018 9:01 PM

Embracing plus-size risks normalisation of obesity

New study examined the demographic and socioeconomic characteristics associated with underestimation of weight status.

24 Jun 2018 5:07 PM


You can now write away your body image blues

Spending just 15 minutes writing letters to oneself can significantly increase women's body satisfaction.

22 Jun 2018 3:42 PM

This campaign encourages women to embrace their scars

The campaign recently held a swimwear photo shoot where women and children proudly showed off their scars.

26 Mar 2018 12:47 PM

Here are ways to boost your libido this Valentine's Day

Libido fluctuates depending on what is going on in a person’s life, and personal and external influences that impact it.

12 Feb 2018 1:22 PM

Breast size dissatisfaction affects self-examination

Here is what a new study has found.

05 Jan 2018 11:21 AM

Study finds that dating apps tend to make men unhappy

Research finds app users reported lower levels of satisfaction with their faces and higher levels of shame about their bodies.

07 Oct 2017 4:00 PM


France bans use of photoshopped models in advertisements

Those who refuse to include a warning label on their edited images could be fined a hefty amount.

02 Oct 2017 6:37 PM

'Unrealistic' media portrayals of pregnancy put women at risk

Online media also jeopardized some women's feelings about their bodies.

08 Aug 2017 5:49 PM

Body image

Our mental spotlight, at times, is more on the negatives.

21 Jun 2017 12:39 AM