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Girls And Body Image Resources

Below are top resources on SparkPeople for Girls And Body Image.

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When Mom & Dad Diet: Talking to Kids About Weight Loss

It's a philosophy that's repeated time and time again: Healthy habits start at home. And it's true—taking steps towards positive lifestyle changes in the pursuit of weight loss and overall health in the home are among the most rewar...  Read more

Help Your Kids Love Their Bodies

Playing, friends, and homework are among the top things a kid thinks about during a day. But increasingly, one's body shape, size and appearance are competing thoughts. According to Kathy Kater, author of the book Real Kids Come in All Sizes (200...  Read more

A Teen's Guide to Weight and Body Confidence

As a teen, your weight and body are changing in a lot of ways that you might not want any part of. You might be worried about gaining too much weight, or just feel awkward of self-conscious about how you look. SparkTeens cares about you and your body...  Read more

58 Reasons to Feel Good about Your Body (at Any Size!)

One particularly hot September afternoon when my daughter was in the fourth grade, she invited a few friends to enjoy an after-school swim in our pool. They entered the house filled with laughter and excitement and rushed upstairs to change into thei...  Read more

Recognizing Eating Disorders and Getting Help

Full-fledged eating disorders are abnormal, disordered patterns of eating that become out-of-control. All types of eating disorders represent serious and immediate threats to the health, well-being, and happiness of the individuals caught up in them....  Read more

Half hour Zumba and half hour total body condition
Updated 8/30/2016 2:18:56 PM

Half hour Zumba and half hour total body conditioning. I feel fresh and super awesome. Signed up for personal trainer and had my assessment today. Love working out #motivation #healthylifestyle #fitness #workout #zumba #strengthworkout...  Read more

today is day one of body beast...i made it through
Updated 8/29/2016 1:31:16 PM

today is day one of body beast...i made it through!...  Read more

60 minutes of upper body strength complete :) 356
Updated 8/29/2016 11:01:13 AM

60 minutes of upper body strength complete :) 356 calories burned :) woohoo...  Read more

I am interested in having a perfect body for weari
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I am interested in having a perfect body for wearing a bikini attire. I am in and will surely reduce my weight to get into my old bikini which my friend husband gifted to me from www.dollboxx.com.au/collections/triangle-b
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Trying to regain my pre baby body post c section . Was so fit now soooo fat. Life has changed so mu
Updated 8/28/2016 7:41:03 PM

Trying to regain my pre baby body post c section . Was so fit now soooo fat. Life has changed so much. Have my beautiful boy but friends have vanished since I can't be sociable like I was. Any new mums understand? :( #firstpost #friendfinder...  Read more

Media Motivation

Instead of letting media images of fit and fabulous women demotivate me, I decided to turn that on its head and use those images as a light to run towards. There is a particular actress who, whenever I see her, I think looks amazing. Her body is fit,...  Read more

Eating Right

When I put any food in my mouth I imagine how it affects my body. If I get a negative image in my mind I won't eat it. For example, I get the best images from eating kale and spinach, as I imagine them clearing "gunk" out of my body as they pass thro...  Read more

Spark Nebraska – The Official Team

Nebraska residents (statewide) looking to motivate and get motivated to get fit, stay fit, and/or lose their extra weight. (Click on team image)...  Read more

Pump It Up: 5 Fun Fitness Tracks for Your iPod

As a fitness instructor, I spend a lot of time listening to music, searching for new (and old) songs I can add to my Spinning classes or listen to while I run. I can't emphasize enough how important music is to my workouts—it really motivates me to g...  Read more

10 Workout Songs I Totally Dig Right Now

I am always on the lookout for new workout songs. I keep a paper and pen in my purse at all times so I can jot them down when I hear them. Since I continuously add to my playlist to keep my workouts fresh and fun, I figured I'd help you out too....  Read more

Young Girls Poor Body Image- Media or Parents?

While on Pinterest the other day I came across a picture of a mother and daughter both sitting at a lake with their backs to the camera. The woman was of average weight....not too small not too big...same with the girl. The caption on the picture...  Read more

Little Girls and Body Image

It's a great thing to realize you don't have to be embarrassed about your body. It doesn't actually make it all that much easier to overcome those society-ingrained fears of an imperfect appearance, but it at least makes you think more about wher...  Read more