American Medical Association Officially Condemns Retouched Photos

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As of this week, the AMA (American Medical Association) has “adopted new policy to encourage advertising associations to work with public and private sector organizations concerned with child and adolescent health to develop guidelines for advertisements, especially those appearing in teen-oriented publications, that would discourage the altering of photographs in a manner that could promote unrealistic expectations of appropriate body image.” (source)

via GOOD, via NY Daily News


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