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Body Image

This guide will help you better understand body image issues in men, women, and children. It provides suggested resources and other information for beginning research on this topic.



Provides easy access to food and nutrition information from across the federal government.

Office on Women's Health, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

Improves the health of women and girls through policy, education and model programs.


An online community created by and for teens with the goal of promoting positive body image and encouraging healthy attitudes about food and weight.


Time health and medical news and information.

Eat Right

Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics

Just for guys:

KidsHealth (A Guy's Guide to Body Image)

Provides families with perspective, advice, and comfort about a wide range of physical, emotional, and behavioral issues that affect children and teens.

Mirror-Mirror: body image men

Support for people with weight problems and eating disorders.