Are you crying for getting size zero? Studies show that food habits have their own impacts on your health. Eating disorders have adverse impacts on women. Believe it or not, these disorders record a higher mortality than any other mental illness. Find out how and from when women have been dying to be thin.
The tradition started in 1950 when Mannequins were fashioned to mimic the average measurements of women. But by 1990's the average mannequins' hip measurements had shrunk to lower values. On the other hand, magazines carried images of thin models have influenced 69% of girls to want to lose weight. In fact, 29% of girls were over weight.
However, as many as 20% of individuals suffering from anorexia will prematurely die from complications relating to their eating disorder, including suicide and heart problems . While there are many possible causes and triggers for these disorders, the media’s influence on body image cannot be overlooked.