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of all girl say they wish they were SOMEONE ELSE
Source: the Girls' Report. McCreary Center Society
Source:"Am i pretty or ugly?" teenage girls ask anonoymous online audience. Lindsay Jolviet, Daily Buzz, October 22,2013
of girls in grade 10 say they are SELF CONFIDENT
Source: Healthy settings for young people in Canada.William F. Boyce.Matthew A. King. and Jennifer Roche. Public Health Agency of Canada, 2008. P. 125.
More likely than
boys to have a
negative BODY IMAGE
Source: National Mental Health Information Center (US)
are on a DIET
Source: Girls and Body Image. Girl Scouts of the USA, Girl Scout Research Institute.
Source: Canadian Women's Foundation