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Discussions of body image cover body positivity, body shaming, eating disorders, and food and diet trends emerging on social media.

Falling in love with a woman forced me to face my body image issues
Forget the male gaze—comparing ourselves to other women can be just as detrimental.
Netflix’s ‘To the Bone’ is a tough, rewarding watch
Marti Noxon's directorial debut is stunningly human, and never glorifies anorexia,
Frances Cannon’s gorgeous, inclusive Instagram will cure your beach body blues
Her illustrations are a gentle 'reminder that you're entitled to take up space.'
Jonah Hill’s always been hot, but now he’s conventionally ripped
Hill took Channing Tatum's advice to heart.
Roxane Gay calls out Australian ‘feminist’ website for ‘cruel and humiliating’ treatment
'Will she fit into the office lift? How many steps will she have to take to get to the interview?'
Piers Morgan is not a fan of Kim Kardashian’s photos
'Why would we celebrate it? We put up with it, tolerate it, but not accept it.'
Plus-size model Tess Holliday boycotts Uber after driver allegedly fat-shamed her
The body positivity activist said she was questioned about her health.
These illustrations show that men have body image issues too
Because the fight for body positivity isn't just for women.
For #WCW Raye Boyce, beauty vlogging is defiant empowerment
From contouring tutorials to talking about anxiety, Raye isn't your run-of-the-mill beauty pro.
#WCW Melanie Murphy is here to cheer your body on
You'll trust her, because she trusts you with her stories.
The fear that lurks behind those ‘new body’ resolutions
There other things you can do to take control.
Ashley Graham wants to be the first plus-size Victoria’s Secret model
Can the body-positivity advocate make the lingerie company more inclusive?
In a Barbie first, the Ashley Graham doll does not have a thigh gap
The lingerie model just slayed another body image dragon.