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Imperfect, Flawed and Beautiful – How Social Media Impacts Body Dysmorphic Disorder

Imperfect, Flawed and Beautiful – How Social Media Impacts Body Dysmorphic Disorder

Hillsboro Globe Reporter – Callie Maybry, Health and Beauty Reporter

September 26, 2017

Body Dysmorphic Disorder (BDD) is an illness that affects about 200,000 people in the US each year, mostly making beginning appearances in those that are 12-13 years of age. BDD is incredibly severe, but can be even more dangerous in this day and age, where we have images of “ideal” beauty plastered e...

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