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Stop the Body Shaming

Maria Rodale | Posted 02.19.2015 | Women
Maria Rodale

by guest blogger Pam Peeke, MD, MPH, FACP, best-selling author and expert on health, fitness, and nutrition There's been a lot of hoopla recently a...

3 Good Reasons to Allow 'Acting Out' at Home

Sarah MacLaughlin, LSW | Posted 02.18.2015 | Parents
Sarah MacLaughlin, LSW

When we shame, bribe, punish and lecture, we send the message that our children are wrong for acting in these normal, though undesirable, ways.

Astoria Characters: The Full-Cup Couple

Nancy Ruhling | Posted 02.17.2015 | New York
Nancy Ruhling

Predrag Grncarski's a cappuccino guy; his wife, Giselle, favors cortados. Not that they ever have time for a coffee break.

The Hottest Looks From Plus Size Fashion Weekend In São Paulo

Stephen Grant | Posted 02.03.2015 | Style
Stephen Grant

Plus Size Fashion Weekend in São Paulo was all about that bass! Fashion enthusiasts gathered at the Frei Caneca Convention Center to watch models hit the runway wearing winter 2015 looks by top designers of Brazil.

#IMREADY Campaign: Changing the Face of Beauty

Meriah Nichols | Posted 01.06.2015 | Impact
Meriah Nichols

The plan of the campaign is simple: to post a photo of the individual with a disability, to include the hashtag of a favorite major retailer along with the #IMREADY hashtag and to make a call for the retailer to participate.

I Burnt Out at 15

Madeline Hill | Posted 01.13.2015 | Women
Madeline Hill

Burning out at 15 is not what they talk about in the coming-of-age movies. It is not the common gossip at lockers and is not the topic that rules Friday night sleepovers. That is how it should be, though. Not just for teenagers, but for everyone.

Super Model Comes Out As Transgender

The Huffington Post | Noah Michelson | Posted 07.25.2014 | Gay Voices

Super model Andreja Pejic, formerly known as Andrej Pejic, has come out as transgender. A statement emailed to The Huffington Post by GLAAD notes, ...

What I Learned During My Day As a Model

Mindi Westhoff | Posted 09.14.2014 | Women
Mindi Westhoff

I love my body. Despite constant messages piped into our brains telling us we're not supposed to, I f*cking love my body.

Runway To Recovery: Watch GLAM4GOOD Help 8 Homeless Women Feel Beautiful

Mary Alice Stephenson | Posted 08.16.2014 | Style
Mary Alice Stephenson

Rachel hit bottom. She was no longer taking care of her children or talking to her family. "I was pretty much living on the streets doing things I never imagined I would be doing ... stealing, lying," she said. "I hated myself and was absolutely miserable. I wanted to die."

I Lost a Limb But Gained a Purpose

Marina Ivie | Posted 07.20.2014 | Impact
Marina Ivie

Although my body was weak and I had tubes on my body as far as my eyes could see, my mind was still very clear. I just kept telling myself to hold on.

Model Good Behavior

Nicole Kosanke, Ph.D. | Posted 07.14.2014 | Parents
Nicole Kosanke, Ph.D.

Research can be confounding when it comes to understanding what is considered best parenting practices these days. Do you praise a child's behavior or their character? Focus only on rewarding or also include punishment? Praise unconditionally or only in response to good behaviors?

Why I Don't Model

Priya Dieterich | Posted 06.25.2014 | Women
Priya Dieterich

I realize I am in the privileged position of having, by some trick of the genetic lottery, the type of body our society has deemed attractive. But that isn't why I love my body. I love it because body-positivity is a radical act of love.

The Multiverse Explained... Or Not!

Dr. Sten Odenwald | Posted 06.24.2014 | Science
Dr. Sten Odenwald

Although we may not be able to directly observe any other universes, their existence seems to be logically required if our model building is on the right track.

Campbell's Scoop No. 6: Strength

Naomi Campbell | Posted 06.24.2014 | Style
Naomi Campbell

Modeling requires strength on a number of different levels -- strength to hold your head high and endure rejection; strength to continue to follow your passion in order to build a successful career; strength to ignore critics and naysayers; and strength to keep your body, mind and spirit in tip-top shape.

The Newest Moss Model: Kate's Look-Alike Sister

W | Posted 06.23.2014 | Style
W

Anyone in search of the next Kate Moss should perhaps look no further than her half-sister, Lottie.

One Thousand "Likes," No Friends: 5 Times to Put Down Your Phone and Save Your Relationships

Donna Wick, Ed.D | Posted 06.21.2014 | Parents
Donna Wick, Ed.D

Perhaps it's time to establish some basic "Rules of Civility" for technological use. These are circumstances in which you will absolutely, positively damage your relationships if you are on your phone.

Brooklyn Decker: I Wasn't A Good Model

HuffPost Live | Emily Tess Katz | Posted 04.08.2014 | Style

Brooklyn Decker's happy to have made the transition from Sports Illustrated cover girl to "Friends With Better Lives" actress. "Acting is much mor...

Why This Model Doesn't Want To Work With Terry Richardson

The Huffington Post | Chanel Parks | Posted 02.27.2014 | Style

In the fashion and celebrity world, it seems like everybody has been photographed by Terry Richardson. From Beyoncé to Miley Cyrus, to the Kardashian...

V is for Velocity

Rajesh Setty | Posted 04.15.2014 | Business
Rajesh Setty

Speed is questionable, but velocity is pure gold because with velocity, right direction is generally implied. If you are going fast in the wrong dir...

A Disturbing Look At The Modeling Industry

www.upworthy.com | Posted 01.25.2014 | Style

Watch how they look at girls and what they do to them....

NFTE Philadelphia's Advocate, Cynthia Gouw: Actress, Journalist, Model and Community Activist

Steve Mariotti | Posted 03.16.2014 | Impact
Steve Mariotti

Cynthia Gouw's career is built on reinvention -- she went from model, to actress, to journalist, from an aspiring lawyer, to fearless advocate for Asian American culture, to compassionate community activist.

A Plea to Cosmo Magazine, Please Call Robyn Lawley a "Model"

Tony Posnanski | Posted 02.25.2014 | Style
Tony Posnanski

Robyn Lawley, who is a size 10, calls herself a "plus size" model. So you did not insult her in any way. You basically said she was a "plus size" model because everyone else does as well.

How I Learned to Love My Fat, Naked Body

Tess Munster | Posted 02.02.2014 | Style
Tess Munster

Our bodies tell a story, and everyone's journey is different, everybody is different, unique, and exquisite. The only problem is that not everyone one respects that or comprehends that we don't have to all look like a cookie cutter or perfect picture of "health."

How to Make Better Business Decisions

Dorie Clark | Posted 01.23.2014 | Small Business
Dorie Clark

So how can you and your company take use "serious play" to improve your strategy, performance, and decision making? Here are three techniques to consider.

WATCH: Female Turned Male Model: My Mormon Mom Disapproves

HuffPost Live | Posted 10.24.2013 | HuffPost Live 321

In 2011, Elliott Sailors was a female model signed to the Ford agency. But by October of 2012, she decided to cut off her hair, wrap her breasts and t...