Body Image In American Society Essay

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Keelan Apthorpe Hill TPSP, Period 3 27 October 2014 Body Image in American Society Body image is a part of human nature, and it leads people all around the world to be influenced by their culture and their surroundings. It reflects the way both men and women view themselves, both esthetically and internally. Body image can have negative psychological and physical effects on members of American society, consisting of inducing eating disorders, prompting low self-esteem, causing Body Dysmorphic Disorder, and inciting cosmetic surgery. A quite common problem in American society regarding body image is the development of eating disorders. Though the causes are not always known, a seriously negative perception of body image may result in unhealthy
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