National Eating Disorders Association

Friday Links: Recreating the VS Fashion Show with Body Diversity

Stephanie Padich, Communications Intern

Happy Friday, everyone! This week, we congratulate congress and President Obama on finalizing the 21st Century Cures Act, the first-ever piece of legislation directly addressing the prevention and treatment of eating disorders. 

Below are some other news headlines worth celebrating! 

A male professor from the UK reenacts Iskra Lawrence’s empowering body image speech that took place last month on a NYC subway, sporting only his underwear. 

Kesha makes her voice heard by candidly sharing her struggles with an eating disorder during an acceptance speech at the 2016 Billboard’s Women in Music Awards show. 

Recreating the Victoria Secret’s Fashion Showand this time, with body diversity

Cabrini University is the first-ever university to offer both a major and a minor in body and gender studies, offering opportunities to learn about body positivity in an academic environment.