‘Quick-fix diets drive teens to hate their bodies’

 Source: The Independent.

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Dte of publication: 27th November, 2011.

Publication type: News item.

In a nutshell: Following on from recent research conducted by the YMCA looking at body image external pressures felt by individuals, this article looks at the growing trend of companies selling “quick-fix” weight loss plans aimed at exploiting the insecurities of teenagers.

Length of publication: 1 webpage.

Acknowledgement: To access the research cited in this article, please follow this link.

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