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Crystal Renn – A Role Model for Body Acceptance at any Size

After overcoming disordered eating in her teens, Crystal Renn rose to fame as a plus size model and author of the book Hungry, a memoir about starving herself thin to fulfill her dream of modeling, her recovery, and venture into the world of plus size modeling. Crystal gained fame for embracing her curves and modeling… Continue reading Crystal Renn – A Role Model for Body Acceptance at any Size

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Body Adipose Index, It’s All In The Hips

By now you probably know that I think BMI is a useless way of categorizing people’s weight.  It’s out-dated and misunderstood and has some serious issues especially for people who are tall, short, or athletic. However, I understand the need for some sort of way of classifying people’s health risk based on body size.  This… Continue reading Body Adipose Index, It’s All In The Hips