Time to talk about men’s body image

October 16, 2019

It’s a common misconception that men don’t suffer the same amount of pressures as women do when it comes to body image. Men and boys are expected to be tall, strong and have muscles, these expectations can be a huge burden to men of all ages.  


Media and male body image

November 18, 2015

There’s no denying that social media has a negative impact on female body image by portraying ‘the ideal woman’, but what about the male body image? Does social media negatively affect how men perceive their body image, just like women?

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Editorial: All About That Positive Body Image

November 12, 2014

Meghan Trainor’s “All About That Bass” has been celebrated for its message of positive body image. Odrán de Bhaldraithe asks if it really is all that positive.


Crunching Down On Fitness Myths

November 6, 2013

Will 100 crunches a day give you a 6 pack? What weights bulk up your body? Rachel McLaughlin takes a look at the most common fitness myths and delivers some home truths.