WOMEN AND BODY IMAGE

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"To lose confidence in one's body is to lose confidence in one's self" -Simone de Beauvoir

"She wins who calls herself beautiful and challenges the world to change to truly see her."  -Naomi Wolf, The Beauty Myth


Body Positive:  Their motto is "boosting body image at any weight."  This feel-good site is worth checking out!  

IamBeautiful: Visit this resource center, which promotes self-confidence!

Maxi's Raw Nerve: Weekly updates on women's representation in the media.

Body Image-Health vs. Obsession :Test your perception of your body image. There is a test for women and one for men which is evaluated immediately, plus information on body image and what a healthy body really means.

Mirror, Mirror: Includes Eating Behavior Test, definitions, information on prevention and eating disorders and how to help someone who has an eating disorder.

Something Fishy:  This website contains everything and anything you should know about eating disorders.  Please take a look.

SELF magazine: online version of the magazine.  Information on staying fit and feeling your best.

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Last updated by Coeli Monnig on 6/28/01.