By Catherine Weingarten--This New Year's Eve I had some flashbacks.
Most eating disorders don't look anything like the images we see in stereotypical, sensational media coverage. A new documentary from our sister site in the Netherlands uncovers the truth in the invisible.
By Brooke C--Hi, my name is Brooke. I am sixteen years old and a junior in high school. I have lived a normal life as a normal kid--so everyone thinks.
By Treena Hall--Imagine a world full of darkness. Imagine a world full of pain. Imagine a struggle so powerful that it takes over one's life. This world is a life bound by the chains of an eating disorder.
Need a few ideas for gifts that will score you some cool points while also promoting body confidence? Check out our gift guide!
This week we wrote about a dangerously inaccurate BMI calculator on Seventeen.com. Young activists Shirley Wang and Lauren Stalnaker petitioned to have it removed--and they succeeded!
By Julia Bluhm--You know how when something awesome happens, it takes a long time for it to sink in, and for you to realize what’s actually happening?
By Jen Rubino--At only 21, my friend Lauren has been through more than most people twice her age. She has shown so much courage and her story is so inspiring.
On October 13th, we hosted the Proud2Bme summit. The day was filled with honest talk and lots of ideas for how young people can be body image activists and changemakers.