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Category Archives: body image

  • We need to talk about Formula

    • May 9, 2017
    • Neer Korn

    The majority of mums would like to breast feed their newborns. After all everyone, including doctors and nurses, tells them that breast is best. But what happens to those mums who simply can’t breastfeed, for whom due to any number of medical reasons simply cannot or find it too painful to breast feed? Nobody seems to want to talk to them about formula.

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    May

    09

  • How “fit” and “toned” became the new “thin”

    • December 9, 2013
    • Neer Korn

    The words “skinny” and “thin” are out of vogue. They are no longer deemed acceptable as aspirations and are viewed negatively. Other words have taken their place and are now commonly used. The goal today is to be “fit”, “toned” and “muscly.”

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    Dec

    09

  • Young men are muscle addicts

    • May 29, 2013
    • Neer Korn

    For many young men going to the gym on a daily basis is a norm. And it’s not fitness they are after but muscles. Their knowledge of protein shakes and supplements and what to take when in order to maximise their abs is extensive. It’s just not healthy anymore.For many of them the gym is a ritual among their peers.

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    May

    29

  • Women Become Happier With Age

    • April 2, 2012
    • Think Design

    The happiest women I speak to in my research are older women. Sitting around the table with a group of women in their 60s the conversation is always lively and upbeat. This is arguably the best stage of life for them. And far from retiring or slowing down there is a lot happening in their […]

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    Apr

    02