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Tapeworms, speed pills and junk food: Here are 7 crazy — and often unhealthy — diet fads of the past

Several factors created an ‘ideal’ weight and a culture of dieting

Netflix’s ‘You’ is an addictive thriller. Its representation of women is a problematic mess.

None of the women are written as complex human beings

We’re bombarded with messages about losing weight around the new year. Here’s how I cope.

I had to learn to listen to what my body wants and needs above all else

The Victoria’s Secret fashion show is too boring and lifeless to even bother arguing about

The one-hour TV special was a nonevent of excruciating cliches and non-sexiness

The Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show can’t escape criticism. One of the performers even slammed its ‘lack of inclusivity.’

Halsey, who sang at the event, responded to controversial comments from Victoria’s Secret’s parent company

These two images shed light on how the industry is reckoning with plus-size fashion

Can designers speak to plus-size customers in a way that feels both inclusive and authentic?

Amanda Bynes talks substance abuse, Twitter rants and recovery in her latest interview

Bynes told Paper magazine that she’s ready for a comeback

Fat and anorexic: Everyone praised me for my weight loss but I was sicker than I’d ever been

This dangerous disorder can hurt anyone, regardless of weight, class, race or gender

I’m learning to love my body through pregnancy and postpartum changes. It’s not easy.

The pressure to lose weight hurt this new, young mother physically and emotionally

I went shopping with the woman trying to revolutionize lingerie. Here’s what I learned about myself.

Cora Harrington is a woman on a mission