Body Image, Part 2: Anatomy of Body Image (Episode 80)
Doctors Brian and Giuseppe talk about body image. Research shows that even young children have concerns about how they look. This can become a serious problem, affecting mood and relationships. Some kids even engage in dangerous behaviours to improve their appearance! How can parents help their kids to be satisfied with their appearance?
How are boys and girls affected by media messages?
What if you're worried your child is developing an eating disorder?
Found out what we think in this week's episode!
Listen here: [audio:http://media.libsyn.com/media/familyanatomy/FA080_-_Anatomy_of_Body_Image.mp3]
Website of the Week: Body Image - Loving Yourself Inside and Out
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