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About 10,000 people a month Google the phrase, “Am I ugly?” Meaghan Ramsey of the Dove Self-Esteem Project has a feeling that many of them are young girls. In a deeply unsettling talk, she walks us through the surprising impacts of low body and image confidence—from lower grade point averages to greater risk-taking with drugs and alcohol. And then shares the keys things all of us can to disrupt this reality.
via TEDTalks (video) http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/TEDTalks_video/~3/3_tX580bwYw/meaghan_ramsey_why_thinking_you_re_ugly_is_bad_for_you http://ift.tt/eA8V8J