In Support of My Sister

By Adam Radwan--It's my first time driving along Pacific Coast Highway and I am completely enchanted by the landscape: blue ocean, palm trees and million dollar Malibu mansions.

Colleges Need More Eating Disorder Resources

By Annie Stewart--There is nothing like the college experience. College can be a time when dreams are realized and lifelong friendships are formed. Yet these years aren’t entirely wonderful.

The Perfect Aging Treatment

By Taylor Kirkham--The fear of aging is a constant worry in our culture, yet is a fate that nobody has ever escaped. 

Michelle Obama Tells Her Daughters To Focus on Health, Not Weight

When the First Lady was asked what she tells Sasha and Malia about weight and body image, she said her message is that "eating healthy isn't about how you look; it's about how you feel."

I’m Thankful My Mom Encouraged Healthy Body Image, Not Dieting

By Ashley Michelle Williams--I never imagined that I would suffer from an eating disorder. I never imagined that I would not only suffer from anorexia, but that I would also be bulimic.


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About Us

Proud2Bme is an online community created by and for teens. We cover everything from fashion and beauty to news, culture, and entertainment—all with the goal of promoting positive body image and encouraging healthy attitudes about food and weight.

This site was developed in partnership with Riverduinen and made possible by generous contributions from JPMorgan Chase, Globant, the University of Delaware, and The Hilda & Preston Davis Foundation.

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