The Guardian: Poor body image makes girls less assertive and risks health, study finds

A concerning story from The Guardian on a global study of young girls and their self-esteem. It makes for a difficult reading, but more important is what we do with this information. We have lots of work ahead of us as researchers, advocates for better mental health and self-esteem, parents and educators. The media should be part of these efforts too.

https://www.theguardian.com/uk-news/2017/oct/05/poor-body-image-makes-girls-less-assertive-and-risks-health-study-finds

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