In recent research by the YMCA it was revealed that body image is now the third highest concern amongst young people in the UK. This news is not surprising, given the pressure our young people – dubbed ‘The Selfie Generation’ – face to look picture-perfect at any cost, at all times. Body image is the…

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New research has shown that almost a third of UK teenagers avoid activities like PE due to anxiety over their physical appearance. The Be Real Campaign polled 2,000 UK teenagers on body confidence and found that fears about the way they look are “having a profoundly negative effect on a significant number of young people…

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