The Real Women Project is an innovative and multi-sensory approach to women's health issues as they relate to a narrow definition of beauty. Using sculpture, poetry, music, video, and storytelling as springboards for dialogue and education, the Real Women Project promotes self-acceptance as the foundation for mind, body, and spirit health.
Naked on the Inside comes at a time when the Western world has never been more obsessed with body image. This fresh and unnerving feature-length documentary asks a simple, but audacious, question: Beyond our clothes and skin, who are we? And so it begins. Six extra-ordinary people from around the world reveal their bodies and share their secrets in a unique experiment in search of their inner selves. www.nakedontheinside.com
At SwimsuitsForAll.com you can find sleek suits for fitness or swimsuits with more coverage. Make yourself comfortable. Some of the suits look like a top and baggy shorts or skirt. And don't forget your cover-ups and beach dresses too!
This is a heart touching ode to Mom. Written in cognitively correct way; without a single negation and showing all the abilities of Mom and her confident body image. All children get their body image from their parents. If you love the way you look unconditionally, you will be able to fully support your child s positive and health body image.
Feel better about your body when you give yourself support and style in your swimsuits, lingerie, and activewear. See our Enell Sports bra to 52DD and our collection of tops, bike shorts, leggings, yogawear, and workout pants for your fitness program. Don't forget to check out our swimwear and lingerie too! INTERNATIONAL SHIPPING
Help your girl feel good about her body by giving her this pretty support. Kelly Bliss says: "I have searched the Internet high and low and this is the cutest bra for plus size little girls." The sweet little buttons give it a girlish look and it is comfortable too! It comes in a wide variety of sizes as wide as 46 with cups as small as A cup.
Bulimia.com specializes in information about eating disorders including anorexia nervosa, bulimia nervosa, and binge eating disorder; Plus related topics such as body image and size issues. We offer books at discounted prices, many free articles about eating disorders, newsletters, links to treatment facilities, organizations, other websites, and much more.
OASIS -- Overweight And Seeking Infertility Support - An online support group for plus size women that are dealing with infertility. We also have groups for those with fertility issues, pregnant, adopting, and plus size etc.
In this hilarious and eye-opening book, fat and proud activist Marilyn Wann takes on America's biggest fear --Worse than the fear of public speaking or nuclear weapons -- Our fear of fat. Marilyn says "Life is too short for self-hatred and celery sticks! You DON'T have to apologize for your size!"
At last, a book that covers the how-tos and why-tos of sexuality from the point of view of big folks and those who love them! Big Big Love is a no-holds-barred, yet lighthearted, overview of sex for everybody from the chubby to the supersized. Detailed and realistic information on improving self-image, partner-finding, sexual positions and activities, resources for toys and clothing and much more. Big Big Love is essential reading for women, men, and transfolk ... gays, bisexuals, and heterosexuals ... and anyone else who's ever been told that sex is only for the slender! You may need to buy a used copy on Amazon because this book is going out of print Dec ’06… It is worth the effort – great book!!!
Frustrated by...Unexplained weight gain? Irregular periods? Infertility? Acne? These are all symptoms of Polycystic Ovary Syndrome, a complex hormonal disorder related to diabetes that affects millions of women. Our mission is to provide comprehensive information, support, and advocacy for women and girls with PCOS.
The mission of the International Size Acceptance Association (ISAA) is to promote size acceptance and fight size discrimination. ISAA defines size discrimination as any action which places people at a disadvantage simply because of their size. ISAA defines size acceptance as acceptance of self and others without regard to weight or body size.
Before CPAP - Before surgery - Try SomnoMed MAS(tm)! If you cope with snoring or sleep apnea, feel better about how you look when you sleep. Try this custom fitted Mandibular Advancement Splint ("MAS") that treats both snoring and mild to moderate Obstructive Sleep Apnea. Make sure your doctor knows about this treatment option. The SomnoMed MAS(tm) allows for full range of mouth opening & closing. You can talk, drink, and yawn while wearing your SomnoMed MAS(tm). It is easily adjustable, clinically proven, custom fitted, safe, and effective. INTERNATIONAL SHIPPING
Most of our stained glass is original art. We have a variety of artwork on display. Our iconic bathtub-lady (see picture) is very adaptable to different color schemes. We are prepared to do custom colors on this piece. Other pieces are also as adaptable unless otherwise marked.
Improve your body image by attending a show ... (or better yet ... taking a class!) with Big Moves. We host dance classes with size-accepting instructors, helping participants find the moves that suit their style. We plan outings to dance performances, and provide opportunities for dancers to work on performance skills. Check out the schedule and join us for some dance fun!
An upbeat, positive, online magazine for women all sizes of large. Since its beginning in 1984, Radiance has grown to become one of the leading sources of support, information, and inspiration in the worldwide Size Acceptance Movement. Lots to read at this site! Visit www.radiancemagazine.com today!
Melanie Jones, abundant woman, compassionate teacher and healer; offers private yoga sessions, classes, and workshops. Bodywork is fully clothed and individualized for clients’ needs. Comprised of yoga, massage, Reiki, and intuitive healing. Contact Melanie at 215-713-0260 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
One way to heal your wounds from when you were a plus size child is to do something nice for a plus size child today. If you have skills to make stylish clothes for plus size kids; or if your child needs clothes made for him or her, contact Kelly to add your name to the Sew BIG for Kids Project.
Queenly and Confident empowers full and fabulous females to discover their royal qualities by loving and caring for themselves and displaying that love to others. Queenly and Confident encourages women to adopt healthy lifestyles, strengthen their spirituality, and enhance the world around them.
The Body Positive was created in 1996 to teach critical thinking about our culture's obsessive concern with thinness. We create innovative educational and media materials to prevent eating disorders, and promote healthy attitudes and high self esteem in youth. BodyTalk, the first project of our multi-media portfolio, is a 28-minute video on body acceptance issues for adolescent girls and boys. Our philosophy in producing BodyTalk is the belief that the best way to reach youth is through the voices of their peers. BodyTalk features girls and boys who represent diverse ethnic backgrounds, and a range of socio-economic status and body size.
Surveys Show That 77% of Students are Bullied - Mentally, Verbally, & Physically Giving Educators, Parents & Kids the skills needed to deal with
bullies and school violence and maintain good, strong, healthy self-esteem.
Junkfood Science: Jan 13, 2007 - The truth about food, fat, and health. Learn the science that mainstream media doesn't report and how to critically think about the junk they do that's not fit to swallow, plus some food for thought.
Corinne, a big beautiful woman herself, helps clients with size, self-esteem, life, family, emotional and other personal problems. Contact info is 630/263-8888 or email@example.com Her size-friendly office is size-friendly, comfortable, easy-to-find and conveniently located. In-person and phone counseling is available. Cory is known as the counselor to call when you don't know which way to turn.
FOODPLAY Productions produces national award-winning live theater shows and videos for children and teenagers that deal with issues of nutrition, body image, eating disorder prevention, tobacco prevention, osteoporosis, fitness, and media literacy. Get information about shows and resources for kids, parents, educators, and nutritionists.
Girls Incorporated is a national research, education, and direct advocacy organization that inspires girls to be strong, smart, and bold. There are many wonderful projects addressing health, physical activity, physical safety, along with all sorts of competencies.
Simple, effective skills that you can learn easily will work to deter violence and abuse most of the time. The majority of these skills can be used on an everyday basis to prevent most trouble before it starts.
How do we redefine feminine beauty to make it more inclusive? How do we combat the damaging media messages and distorted cultural ideals about women and beauty? How do we show our daughters, sisters, friends, mothers and grandmothers the power in naming their own beauty? Self-acceptance is the first step.
Simply put, Abby Ellin "gets it". She had a childhood relationship with weight, food, and family that stays with her, regardless of what the scale says today. She candidly tells her story, which isn't always a happy one, but it's often hilarious. Once you read the introduction: Fat Kid Blues - you'll be hooked.