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Former Victoria’s Secret model: I felt exploited

  Kylie Bisutti, a former Victoria’s Secret model, shocked the fashion world when she gave up a potentially lucrative career on the catwalk to follow her faith. Bisutti talks about what led to the controversial decision, as she outlines in her no book, “I’m No Angel.”

The naked truth about body image

  Melissa Harris-Perry marks National Eating Disorder Awareness week by talking about the ongoing crisis of self-hate that impacts many young women and shows her own face without any makeup.

'Old Talk' Edges Out 'Fat Talk' As Women Age

Women don't get easier on themselves as they grow older, new research suggests. Instead, "I look so old" replaces "I feel so fat." Full story

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Science of Skinny: Women's Body Hatred Lies in Genes

Weight Worries Plague Women Over 50

Vogue Magazine Bans Anorexic Models, But Will It Help?

Woman nearly killed by eating disorder

Binge eating a hidden problem among men

Men Struggle With Binge Eating Too, Study Finds

Hospitalizations for dirt eating nearly double in decade

Despite aging readers, magazines feature younger women

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  Israel bans overly thin models from working

Iconic fashion photographer Adi Barkan pressed Israeli politicians to create a law that bans models who are too thin from hitting the runway and appearing in advertisements after one of his models died from anorexia. While many applaud the law, now if effect, some in the industry think it stifles fr

  Stacy London ‘didn’t really fit in’ because of weight

The “What Not to Wear” host talks about her struggles with eating disorders and finding confidence, as well as some of the women she made over for her new book, “The Truth About Style.”

  Speaking out about male eating disorders

Eating disorders have long been thought to be women’s diseases, but new research shows that nearly equal numbers of men and women suffer from binge eating disorders. Psychotherapist and former binge eater Andrew Walen speaks about breaking eating disorder stereotypes.

  Eating orders on rise for older women

A first of its kind study found that many women over 50 suffer from body image problems and a surprising number have eating disorders. TODAY’s Savannah Guthrie discusses the study with psychiatrist Dr. Janet Taylor.

  Eating disorders prevelant among women over 50

Study finds eating disorders aren't just affecting younger women. NBC’s Erika Edwards reports.

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An Israeli walks past an advertising displayed on a main street in Tel Aviv, Israel, on Monday, March 19, 2012. A new Israeli law, passed late Monday, is trying to fight the spread of eating disorders by banning underweight models from local advertising.

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