Kathryn Hipe

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How to Stop Comparing Yourself to Others

As a psychiatrist, I realize that comparing is a natural tendency we all have. It can be absolutely neutral, as when you merely evaluate similarities and differences. Such comparison is essential for astute reasoning. It's also productive if you're inspired to emulate another's impressive traits. …

Is Your Body Image Getting in the Way of Your Sex Life?

If you've felt so self-conscious about your body that you've avoided sex, don't worry, you're not alone. Sex researchers note that the rising tide of "appearance anxiety" affects millions of women in the bedroom. <i>The Journal of Sex Research</i> declared that how a woman feels about her body has more of …

Summer Weight Loss: 5 Things To Remember When You're Stressing About Your 'Bikini Body'

It's that time of year again, when every magazine cover, celebrity or health website and TV show seems to be constantly reminding you that the time's a-ticking until summer rolls around, which can only mean one thing: You'd better be at the gym working on your "bikini body."<p>The extra body pressure …

The dangerous quest for an 'ideal' body

• Share<br>• Post on facebook wall<br>• Share on twitter<br>• Post to Linkedin<br>• Share on Google Plus<br>• Share via Email<p>Suffering in silence... when does a fitness regime tip …

Fake Boobs and Body Image

I love Boise. I really do. I've lived in dozen of cities, eight different states across this grand nation. And Boise has always been, hands down, my favorite place to live. But for the first time ever, I have to admit that I am ashamed to live in Boise. Why? Because for Mardi Gras, several of the …

Body Image: 10 Healthy Resolutions To Alleviate Body Stress (LOOK)

Although February is generally the time when everyone's New Year's resolutions are being forgotten about, here at HuffPost Teen, we believe in making resolutions all year round. And we don't mean give-up-sugar-and-go-to-the-gym resolutions -- we're talking about daily goals and reminders that make …

Uncomfortable in our skin: the body-image report

Outside, on a warm morning in March, students at the University of the West of England are shading their faces with textbooks, legs rippling in the sun. Inside, in a cramped, bright room lined with ring binders labelled "Intimacy", the women who make up the world's only Centre for Appearance …

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