Body Issues

#BigBoobProblems: Large Chest No Joke For Many Women

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 05.29.2012 | Canada Living

Women's chests are often the subject of admiration, derision, and occasionally, maps -- but for women with large breasts, those body parts can prove t...

The Antidote to Cosmo

Elizabeth Kantor | Posted 07.29.2012 | Canada Living
Elizabeth Kantor

So have you seen that statistic about what fashion magazines do to the female brain? Apparently it takes just three minutes of looking at the sculpted bodies of the models to make 70 per cent of women "depressed, guilty, and ashamed." But the new Verily magazine offers something a little more realistic to today's woman.

Blinded by Beauty

Nicole Forrester | Posted 04.28.2012 | Canada Style
Nicole Forrester

If you had the chance to be the most beautiful person in the world or to be a Nobel Peace Prize winner, which would you choose?  I am certain in the recesses of many people's brains, beauty would be chosen... And possibly for understandable reasons. How many people would choose beauty in a mate over brains?

No Need For The Six Pack: Boys Want Average-Sized Bodies

The Huffington Post Canada | Martha Edwards | Posted 11.29.2011 | Canada Living

Worried the prominence of gym-obsessed meatheads like Mike "The Situation" Sorrentino and his Jersey Shore castmates will lead to a general degradatio...

What Is Beauty? -- Achtung!

Nicole Forrester | Posted 11.09.2011 | Canada Living
Nicole Forrester

I dream of a day where defining beauty isn't found in a Kim Kardashian reality television show, but rather as something seen as radiating from the inside out. I wonder what a beauty pageant like that would look like?