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When Being Curvy Hurts: One Black Woman’s Severe Struggle With Body Image – ABC News

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When Being Curvy Hurts: One Black Woman’s Severe Struggle With Body Image
ABC News
Like so many young women, Jenna Lahori isn’t always comfortable in her own skin.

Source: abcnews.go.com

Body image is cultural and relative. It is controlled by prevailing norms which can be international, national, regional or local, including peer groups. The media exploits body image ideals.

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