Latest body image News

Love Island contestant Patsy Field has Erb’s Palsy -here’s what you should know about the condition
Making Life-changing Connections
Battle For Body Positivity On Social Media In Canberra
Big Tick For Embrace Kids In Schools
Body dissatisfaction is stopping nearly half of young people in Australia from going to school
NSW Government Leads Way On Social Media Summit
Kim Kardashian’s Met Gala extreme corseting is as dangerous as it is spectacular
Does the AFL ban on skinfold testing avoid fat shaming – or has footy ‘gone soft’?
Breakfast impacts student success, but not in the way you might think
Pubic hair: beyond brazilians, more than manscaping
Understanding And Treating Body Dysmorphic Disorder
TikTok health hacks promising to change the taste and smell of female genitals are more sour than sweet
Mothers’ dieting habits and self-talk have profound impact on daughters − 2 psychologists explain how to cultivate healthy behaviors and body image
Embracing body image in motherhood
No more BMI, diets or ‘bad’ foods: why changing how we teach kids about weight and nutrition is long overdue
How will you celebrate International Women’s Day?
Creative Spotlight | River Wilson
Thinking about cosmetic surgery? New standards will force providers to tell you the risks and consider if you’re actually suitable
Mothers’ role in body image
Vulnerability takes courage
Fear of missing out driving teen online anxiety
Instagram’s body image effect
Social media and low self-compassion behind rise in cosmetic surgery
Study aims to increase social media awareness
Roundtable to examine impact of social media on youth body image
Almost $40 million for new and improved services to support Queenslanders with eating disorders
A male character on Heartstopper has an eating disorder. That’s more common than you might think
TikTok and body image: idealistic content may be detrimental to mental health
New research lab tackles body image with Australian of the Year
20% of young people who forwarded nudes say they had permission – but only 8% gave it. Why the gap?
Investing in Queensland Women grant recipients announced 13 July
Some Ozempic users say it silences ‘food noise’. But there are drug-free ways to stop thinking about food so much
$6.2 million to address children body image distress
Stomal Therapy Week at Mater
Understanding how to improve body image in queer men
What are the long-term effects of quitting social media? Almost nobody can log off long enough to find out
Naked truth about tattoo removal
Federal budget sets the scene for stronger women’s health outcomes, with further funding commitments anticipated
Nutrition in aged care gets 12.9 million boost
Clare Bowditch is coming to Devonport
Can ‘body beautiful’ socials cause serious body image disorders?
Compassion could be key to combating body shame
New strategy by young people for young people
Small exposure to body positive content can improve body image
Social media aids quest for beauty perfection
Wrist-mounted camera captures entire body in 3D
Wearable wristband captures entire body in 3D
Social media use and poor wellbeing feed into each other in a vicious cycle