Physical activity and body image
Clearinghouse Connector – June 2013
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Body image dissatisfaction : gender differences in eating attitudes,; self-esteem, and reasons for exercise Journal of Psychology, 2002
Physical activity predicts changes in body image during obesity treatment in women Medicine and Science In Sports and Exercise, 2012
Body image and physical activity among Latina and African women Ethnicity and Disease, 2011
Body image, dieting and disordered eating and activity practices among teacher trainees : implications for; school-based health education and obesity prevention programs Health Education Research, 2009
Media, advertising and health promotion messages
Voluntary industry code of conduct on body image Australia. National Advisory Group On Body Image, 2010
Sport and physical education
Teaching girls to prioritise function over form for better body image The Conversation, 2013
Actively engaging women and girls : addressing the psychosocial factors Canadian Association for the Advancement of Women and Sport and Physical Activity, 2012
How to boost body image with exercise StreetWise UK Limited, 2012
Managing the female athlete triad National Collegiate Athletic Association (U.S.), 2008
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