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    Gale Student Resources in Context. 2017.  Word Count: 971.
    Body image refers to the feelings people have about the way their bodies look. These feelings extend to how people believe others see them. Body image is commonly focused on the basic exterior physical appearance of... 
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    UXL Encyclopedia of Science. 3rd ed. 2015.  Word Count: 947.
    Eating disorders are medical conditions that involve abnormal eating habits, such voluntary starvation, overeating, or purging after eating. The most common eating disorders are anorexia nervosa, bulimia nervosa, and... 
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    World of Scientific Discovery. 2007.  Word Count: 538.
    Eating disorders, some of the most difficult mental illnesses to diagnose and cure, are divided into three categories: anorexia nervosa, bulimia nervosa, and binge eating. The psychological driving force behind anorexia... 


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    Newsmakers. 2002.  Word Count: 1252.
    Worked in salons, including Jose Eber salon, Beverly Hills, CA, beginning c. 1979; independent makeup artist, 1985--; founder and owner, Lorac, 1990--. Born Carol Schwartz, c. 1958, in Los Angeles, CA; daughter of Geno...