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Like her character on 'Awkward,' Ashley Rickards knows what peer pressure feels like. In a recent interview with PEOPLE, the 22-year-old actress revea...
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A bill that was recently filed in France could mean stricter laws for the country's fashion industry. The bill would make it illegal for fashion compa...
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Developing a healthy relationship with food has less to do with willpower and control and more to do with environmental and social cues, according to...
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Abnormalities in the brains of people with eating disorders may explain why body image is such a concern. Researchers from UCLA found that people with...
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Yielding to pressure from the public, Facebook has removed the "fat" emoji that was listed as an "I'm feeling" option for status updates. Ohio State...
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Drivers are hard wired to associate the colors of traffic lights &ndash red, yellow, and green &ndash with specific behaviors, like "stop," "s...
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The longer a person has anorexia, the more likely their DNA will become negatively altered, according to new research. Researchers at the Douglas Ment...
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For young women, a propensity toward binge drinking may be linked to problematic or disordered eating behaviors. A study published in Alcoholism: Clin...
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A recent survey conducted by RealSelf.com reveals that one in five American women have planned or considered getting plastic surgery. Most women don'...
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The last week of February marks the beginning of National Eating Disorders Awareness Week (Feb. 22-28), and there are plenty of ways to get involved a...