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education

Apr 23, 2017

Body Positive or Body Neutral? Does it Matter? How Words Can Detract From Fully Living Your Unique Life.

In our own words: THE Body Positive's definition of Body Positivity and why we want people to do less talking and more living.

Apr 8, 2017

The truth is, this one thing would have changed my life

Naomi's story of being told as a child that her body was "wrong" on a visit to a dietitian, and how this caused lasting eating problems.

Mar 21, 2017

The Importance of Inclusive Language and How Being in Community Helps Us Learn

We thought "Change the world, not your body" was a powerful catchphrase - until we realized how it excludes trans people, among others.

Jan 29, 2017

Young Women Are Tomorrow’s Leaders: Let's Help Them Get There

Inspired by her experience at the Women's March in Washington, DC, author Connie Sobczak is motivated to support young women leaders.

Jan 12, 2017

Poor body image: The overlooked obstacle inhibiting the potential of our nation's young leaders

President Obama’s farewell speech inspires reflection on the ways negative body image prevents young people from stepping into their power.

Dec 2, 2016

We Mourn the Loss of Brandy Vela and Recommit to Body Positive Education

In the wake of the tragic suicide of Brandy Vela due to cyber bullying, we are struck by the urgency with which our message MUST be spread.

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