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80% Of Ten-Year-Olds Have Dieted: Holly Willard on ABC 4 News

ABC 4 news Body Image

Body-image issues are more widespread than ever and effecting children at a much younger age. 80-percent of American 10-year-old girls have been on a diet, according to a recent study from upworthy.com. 

Ways to combat body obsession in young girls

1.  Model a healthy body image

Be aware of your negative comments about your own body and the impact they could be making on your children.  Acknowledge that your behavior and that you are working on focusing on the positive.

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