The reading about manscaping got me thinking about the role that bodies play in the gay community, specifically fat and hairy bodies. They completely determine where you are and who you associate with. 251 more words
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A few weeks ago the government finally released its obesity strategy for children, which was heavily criticised by many health campaigners including Jamie Oliver. Jamie detailed the things that the plan was failing on (see link below), one of which is compulsory reduction of the sugar content of foods aimed at children. 760 more words
I fell in love with this blog post. Everyone can relate to it. I know that I have had a time or two where I order my favourite thing on the menu (or an extra item because I love it so much) while out with people who are supposed to be your friends. 133 more words
Why is the author of this article suggesting that the government should get involved in women’s body issues?
I understand that body image for many women is indeed an issue, but rather than attempt to regulate the industry by placing restrictions on image publication, why don’t we teach our daughters how to deal with these issues. 361 more words