Why I’m Not Furious about Mannequins with Visible Ribs


By Z Zoccolante Normally I'm not one to write an article in response to something that has already been extensively commented on. However, this time I'm making an exception. The article in question is titled "Mannequin with Visible Rib Cage Causes Concern," by Kayleen Schaefer, who presents the issue clearly and objectively … [Read more...]

A New Wrinkle on Old Research


By Susie P. Gonzalez Previous body image research has revealed the negative effects of "fat talk" in girls and young women, but new research by psychology professor¬†Carolyn Black Becker of Trinity University¬†and others suggests that the dissatisfaction with a woman's self-image may become more complex as she ages and move … [Read more...]