body image

Film

‘Sierra Burgess Is a Loser’ Wasn’t the Woke Teen Romance We Needed

It earned praise for a non-skinny lead actress, but the Netflix release didn’t live up to all the hype.
Shailee Koranne
9.11.18
Butts

Butt-Enhancing Underwear for Guys Is Way More Popular Than You Think

Everybody likes big butts (and they cannot lie).
Steven Blum
3.27.18
yoga

I Tried Naked Yoga and Got Reacquainted with My Body

"Our mats on the floor were laid out in a semicircle. For obvious reasons, you don't want to sit behind someone when you're doing yoga in the nude."
Insa Schniedermeier
1.16.18
Health

I Spent 80 Days Trying to Get Abs and It Ruined My Life

I lost 30 pounds and a quarter of my body fat and all it cost was my social life, my relationship, and any joy I had.
Graham Isador
12.21.17
LGBTQ

Too Many Gay Men Still Hate Their Bodies

Why body dysmorphia and unhealthy body image issues continue to run rampant in the gay community.
Jack Hobbs
12.8.17
Social Media

Is Snapchat Making Us Forget What We Look Like?

"It’s like the perfection app." And over time, it’s easy to forget that you don't actually look that "perfect."
Ruth Faj
11.20.17
bojack horseman

How 'Bojack Horseman' Forced Me to Face My Body Image Issues

"The Judge" brought back the pains of growing up in a world obsessed with image and size.
Jaya Saxena
9.21.17
Sex

I Had the Best Sex of My Life While Pregnant

It was much more meaningful.
Melissa Petro
9.12.17
Comics

'Too Much For You,' Today's Comic by OH MU

A girl learns that self-love is the best love in today's comic.
OH MU
9.6.17
mental health

A Surprising Number of Nutrition Students Struggle with Eating Disorders

We spoke to four people involved in health education about why studying nutrition can be so unhealthy.
Sam Nichols
8.24.17
Comics

'Romantic Life Choices,' Today's Comic by Julian Glander

Susan gets caught up in the game of love while designing her avatar.
Julian Glander
7.6.17
beauty

Model Harnaam Kaur Says Her Beard Is a Blessing

Meet the model and body activist challenging beauty norms, bullies, and online trolls.
Hillary Windsor
4.12.17