Body Image for Teens
How do you see yourself when looking in the mirror? Many teens and young adults worry about how they look, "Am I too fat? Too skinny? Am I ugly, pretty or handsome?"
Teens and young adults also worry about fitting in with the rest of the crowd, while also trying to stand out as an individual.
This section explores the dangers of having a negative body image, and provides tips on keeping your body image healthy.
- Eating Disorders – Misusing food to obtain the "perfect" body.
- Suicide & Self Mutilation – What can happen when we stop valuing ourselves.
- Body Art – What is body art and what health choices are involved in deciding whether to adorn your body.