Category Archives: body image

Of Butts and Men

There was a news story from last week that may have been overlooked by many in the rush to Christmas, and I feel compelled to comment on it. It was reported that Rep. Jim Sensenbrenner (R. WI) told a group … Continue reading

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Enthusiasm – Don’t Curb It

What are you enthused about? Surely there is one thing today that gets you excited. Enthusiasm gets a bad rap sometimes. Or is that just because I live in NY, where we’ve all seen and done it all, so why … Continue reading

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We Are What Other People Think We Are?!?

A new study, recently published in the Journal of Counseling Psychology, found that the most important factor in how a woman appreciates her body is other people’s opinion of how she looks. However, they also found that the more women focused … Continue reading

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Julie Goodale – Survivor Stories from Fox News

Watch the latest news video at <a href=”http://video.foxnews.com/”>video.foxnews.com</a> Please check out all the great videos from breast cancer survivors on Fox News iMag. Julie

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Beauty Schooled Project’s Feminist Blog Carnival (I’m included!)

I am very pleased to be included in Beauty Schooled Project’s Feminist Blog Carnival. My recent post about Body Image was chosen to join the ranks of a lot of other terrific women writers as part of the carnival. There … Continue reading

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Body Image After Breast Cancer – A Story Of Time, Acceptance, And A Little Exercise

The first time I wrote about body image was for GALTime. I had suggested the topic to my friend Charlene without really thinking too much about it. It ended up being a really difficult article to write – so very … Continue reading

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Body Image After Breast Cancer

My first article for GalTime has just been posted. I’ve written about body image after breast cancer, a subject I found surprisingly hard to write about. I say surprising because, as many of you know, I easily speak and write … Continue reading

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