Current Category: Body Issues 

 

VIDEO Dr. Drew’s daughter Paulina Pinsky discusses 7-year battle with eating disorders
VIDEO Dr. Drew’s daughter Paulina Pinsky discusses 7-year battle with eating disorders

Dr. Drew’s 21-year-old daughter Paulina Pinsky penned an amazing piece about her own struggles with anorexia and bulimia and her work is now garnering national attention. Read the heartfelt piece in full, see an insightful interview with Paulina that aired today on CNN and read what her father had to say about her opening up.


Why is Lena Dunham always naked on Girls?
Why is Lena Dunham always naked on Girls?

Lena Dunham is often naked on her HBO series Girls, and a lot of people have a lot of opinions about that. Recently, the issue of Lena’s on-screen skin came to a head when The Wrap reporter Tim Molloy asked Lena and her producer Judd Apatow about it during a Television Critics Association panel. Why is Lena naked a lot of the time? Why does it even matter?


Bethenny Frankel gives advice on how to prevent children from developing food and body issues
Bethenny Frankel gives advice on how to prevent children from developing food and body issues

Bethenny Frankel, who is building an empire based on her “Skinnygirl” concept, has been open about her own struggles with disordered eating, which she feels was partly caused by her own mother’s obsession with body and food. Find out how she plans to break that cycle with Brynn.


Lululemon founder Chip Wilson blames transparent pants problem on women’s thighs
Lululemon founder Chip Wilson blames transparent pants problem on women’s thighs

Following Lululemon’s recall of yoga pants that proved to be transparent in some areas, the company’s founder said certain women’s body types are actually to blame. Chip previously got himself in hot water for saying the company doesn’t carry larger sizes because it’s “a money loser.”


VIDEO Heidi Montag has breast implant removal surgery, regrets F cups
VIDEO Heidi Montag has breast implant removal surgery, regrets F cups

Heidi Montag recently went under the knife yet again, but this time it was to reduce the size of her breasts from an F cup to a more manageable D cup. She invited cameras into the surgery room and discussed her many health problems stemming from her enhancements and the regrets she has about having wrapped her self worth around her breast size. See the clip as well as a before and after photo and get Heidi’s advice to women considering getting augmentations as large as she did.


Fit mom defends “What’s your excuse?” Facebook photo post
Fit mom defends “What’s your excuse?” Facebook photo post

California mother-of-three, Maria Kang, has received a mountain of criticism after a photo she posted on Facebook went viral that shows her very fit physique along with her three young children and the tag “What’s your excuse?” Get her #SorryNotSorry response to a cavalcade of critics accusing her of fat shaming as well as her reply to supporters.


Mischa Barton opens up about her “terrifying” breakdown
Mischa Barton opens up about her “terrifying” breakdown

For the first time, Mischa Barton is opening up about what she calls her “terrifying” breakdown following her teenage fame as a star of The O.C.. Find out what Barton had to say about her down spiral, which eventually led to a psychiatric hold after she threatened to take her own life, and why she’s choosing to speak up now about her struggles.


Princess Diana’s bulimia and how she became an eating disorder awareness advocate
Princess Diana’s bulimia and how she became an eating disorder awareness advocate

Princess Diana secretly struggled with bulimia and depression for the majority of her time in the public eye. After eventually seeking treatment, she became an advocate for eating disorders and had a lasting effect.


Getting struck by lightning may result in Lichtenberg figures, the most beautiful scar ever
Getting struck by lightning may result in Lichtenberg figures, the most beautiful scar ever

Safe to say getting struck by lightning is negative experience. But, as commentators on Reddit pointed out, there is one very B.A. potential side-effect: Lichtenberg figures, beautiful fractal patterns that temporarily scar the skin.


Melissa McCarthy responds to ‘tractor-sized’ and ‘female hippo’ comments from Identity Thief review
Melissa McCarthy responds to ‘tractor-sized’ and ‘female hippo’ comments from Identity Thief review

Months after being called a “female hippo” and “tractor-sized” by New York Observer critic Rex Reed in a review of Identity Thief, Melissa McCarthy is finally speaking out. In a new interview with The New York Times, the Emmy Award winning and Academy Award nominated actress wonders not only why Rex was so filled with hate, but also why someone would approve the comments in the first place.


 

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