S K I N N YM O D E LB A N : D
OS K I N N YM O D E L SC A U S EE A T I N GD I S O R D E R S ?
Research has not proven skinny models cause eating
Eating disorders are caused by deep psychological
Skinny models play a role in progression of eating disorders
Doctors and psychologists treating patients
with anorexia nervosa - a disorder characterized by an abnormal fear of becoming overweight -
welcomed the government's efforts to fight self-inflicted starvation, but
warned that its link with media images remains hazy (Lauter).
Lauter, Devorah. France Seeks
Ban on Skinny Model Ads. CBNnews. 15 April 2008. The
Associated Press. 18 April 20008.