Surveys suggest that up to 97% of women in the US suffer from negative body image. This is alarming not only because women are feeling so down about their bodies, but because the problem runs much deeper than feelings. When we feel bad about our bodies we make choices based on those negative feelings. Whether it is choosing a spouse, accepting a job, living a healthy/unhealthy lifestyle, or interacting with those around us, our self image guides us.
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