body image

Hulu’s ‘Shrill’ popularized the body-positive pool party. These women threw their own.

On a recent Saturday night, the Fat Babes Club of Columbus welcomed attendees with pool floaties and Lizzo tunes

It has taken me years to acknowledge the shame I feel around body image. Progress is slow, but it adds up.

I spent most of my life ignoring and minimizing how I felt about my eczema

These plates deemed portion sizes fit for ‘mom jeans’ or ‘skinny jeans.’ Macy’s pulled the products.

Macy’s responded after a tweet drew attention to the plates

A British writer disparaged Nike’s plus-size mannequins. Here are the many reasons she was wrong.

She voiced several pervasive — and false — stereotypes about fat people

I work as an art tutor for high schoolers. The way they choose to portray female bodies is deeply worrying.

It’s easy to help students with skills — but more difficult to change their perceptions of beauty

I make time for my family’s needs, but often not mine. So I challenged myself: Could I exercise once a week for a month?

Fitness is important on many levels, but working out isn’t exactly easy for me

Eating disorders among middle-aged women are a health crisis. But they’re often missed.

‘Neither of her husbands knew, her children didn’t know, her doctors didn’t have a clue’

In Britain, you’ll no longer see ads perpetuating gender stereotypes or spreading derogatory messages about body image

Ads showing a man who can’t change a diaper or a woman who can’t park a car, for example, will be banned

Martial arts made me appreciate my body like never before. Here’s why.

Training has been truly revolutionary for me

I have struggled with an eating disorder for two decades. Now, I fear my daughter will inherit it.

What can I do to prevent her from internalizing my unhealthy outlook?