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Posted on 08 August 2016 by Rachel

Holy Nude

Join Rachel as she explores 'naked attraction', channel 4's latest nudity-fest.

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Posted on 07 December 2015 by Rachel

MOTHERHOOD AND BODY IMAGE

When I began to research the topic of body image I believed it to be a superficial non-issue. A body image problem couldn't be a real problem, surely? To anyone struggling, my advice would have been to buck up and get on with your life, there are greater problems in this world than the size of your wasit/biceps. (Just so you know, I am embarrassed by my ignorance and insensitivity!)

As I began the area in more detail, I unravelled the true depth and complexity of issues related to body image. Here are some of the things I've learned along the way ... 

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Tags: body image, motherhood, self-esteem

Posted on 14 July 2014 by Rachel

YOU DON’T HAVE TO TRY SO HARD

“THIN IS BEAUTIFUL” “SMILE MORE” “HAVE PERFECT SKIN” “YOU COULD BE A WHOLE LOT BETTER”

In a world of advertising, music videos, social media young people are constantly bombarded with an ideal of what it looks like to be good enough. An ideal it’s impossible to reach.

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Tags: body image, self-esteem

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