Plus-size models not really average

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We keep hearing that plus-size models represent the average American woman, who’s around a size 14. But people who cite that number also say the average height is 5’4″.

Um … size 14 at a model’s 5’10” looks a lot different than at 5’4″. (more…)

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How ultra-skinny ideals make us eat more

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