Chubby fashion models ‘will make women fat’

sites de rencontres amicales seniors hamburg bar flirten Banning size zero models from the catwalk could worsen the obesity epidemic as the sight of larger people would increase unhealthy eating habits, researchers from the University of Bologna warn.

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binaire opties is gokken They said: ‘To promote chubby fashion models when obesity is one of the major problems of industrialised countries seems to be a paradox.’

get link Increasing the size of catwalk models will alter the ideal weights of a wide part of the female population, according to their research, due to be presented at the Royal Economic Society’s annual conference this week.

follow link Its effect would also be felt beyond the catwalk by indirectly affecting people’s aspirations through mediums such as TV advertising.

canada cytotec Role models influence eating behaviour by making people feel under pressure to diet and set a standard to conform to, they say.

go site Dr David Haslam, chairman of the National Obesity Forum, said: ‘This is an entirely wrong idea to promote.

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Written by Tariq Tahir

Original article published in Metro: 19/04/2011