The goal of the body positive movement is to promote self-acceptance and love in people with all kinds of bodies, and amputees are no exception. According to Stanford University, there are an estimated 10 million amputees worldwide. Every amputation performed comes with a unique story. With each story comes a ...Read More »
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Typing the words, ‘I hate my body shape,’ into Google garners over 31,000,000 results. That’s more than 31,000,000 results perpetuating negativity toward our bodies. Where are all the creators of these results coming from? With so many unique body shapes, it’s a wonder how so many people all reached the ...Read More »
In 2013, the word ‘selfie’ was named Oxford Dictionary’s word of the year; but how exactly does selfie culture tie into the body positive movement? NPR called the selfie, “A whole new genre of cultural expression.” Whether or not that kind of expression is positive or negative has been very ...Read More »