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

ABC News
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.

See on Scoop.itSociology of the Body

Can Kidney Cyst Enlarge Prostate – Kidney Disease Symptoms and Treatment

In clinic, there is definitely link between kidney cyst and prostate enlargement. However, it is very common to see patients are diagnosed with the two diseases. Why does that happen frequently. I will explain you some factors that can caus

Source: www.kidney-symptom.com

Yes. I have an adrenal adenoma which may be related to my prostatitis and my later, prostate cancer (since removed). This is very interesting reading.

See on Scoop.itProstate Cancer: Psycho-Social Aspects to Disease Pathway Management

Test Spares Men Unnecessary Biopsies for Prostate Cancer …

… of prostate cancer (GSTP1, APC, and RASSF1) to distinguish histologically benign biopsy cores from patients diagnosed with no cancer, low-volume cancer (a Gleason score of 6), or higher-volume cancer (a Gleason score …

Source: www.coloradocyberknife.com

See on Scoop.itProstate Cancer: Psycho-Social Aspects to Disease Pathway Management

Strategies for Self-Compassion – PsychCentral.com (blog)

PsychCentral.com (blog)
Strategies for Self-Compassion
PsychCentral.com (blog)
High self-esteem may be a detriment in some situations, leading to feelings of superiority, entitlement, and control over others.

Source: psychcentral.com

Time for self-reflection and introspection is important. 

Syrian Al-Qaeda women: Searching for combat, martyrdom on the front lines – Al Jazeera America

Syrian Al-Qaeda women: Searching for combat, martyrdom on the front lines Al Jazeera America ANTAKYA, Turkey — Hala, 22, cuts a diminutive figure in her loose black abaya, a black headscarf framing her large, almond-shaped, pale blue eyes and fair…

Source: america.aljazeera.com

How misguided. How sad. How wasteful. How contrary to the development of a peaceful world community and to women’s rights everywhere. 

Science Confirms It’s Pretty Much Impossible For Women To Avoid Being Judged On Their Sexuality

A growing body of research finds women just can’t win. (RT @mspray1: Science Confirms It’s Pretty Much Impossible For Women To Avoid Being Judged On Their Sexuality…

Source: thinkprogress.org

A Vasectomy May Increase Prostate Cancer Risk

A vasectomy may increase the risk for the most lethal forms of prostate cancer, a new study reports.

Source: well.blogs.nytimes.com

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