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New Korean Show Allows Contestants to Reverse Excessive Plastic Surgery

by Ethel Navales
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If you told us that South Korea was releasing a new television show based on plastic surgery, we admit that we wouldn’t be too surprised. After all, we’ve already seen twin sisters look co

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High Expectations for Women in Media: News Anchor Susan Kim Told She Looks Pregnant

by Ethel Navales
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There’s no denying the pressure put on women to be thin. A simple flip through a mainstream fashion magazine is enough to get the message across: society has a set ideal image for beauty. Just t

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Yet Another Japanese Weight Loss App: Get Slim & Your Virtual Girlfriend Will Too

by Ethel Navales
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In Japan, the pressure to be slim continues to grow. In fact, a body figure which is considered average in America may be considered chubby in Japan. For instance, a new idol group was introduced in J

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Fall 2012 | Mind and Body: Fighting Adult Acne

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DEPT Mind and Body Issue Fall 2013 Author Anna M. Park HED: Fight the Blight Acne affects 40 to 50 million Americans; nearly 85 percent of all people have acne at some point in their lives. And while

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Fall 2012 | Mind and Body: Ani’s 15-Day Fat Blast

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DEPT Mind and Body Issue Fall 2012 Author Hilal Nakiboglu   HED: Blast Off When we saw Ani Phyo’s latest book, Ani’s 15-Day Fat Blast, we knew we had to try it. But first, Hilal Nakib

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Spring 2013 | Mind & Body: Sweet Slumber

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DEPT: Mind & Body AUTHOR: Anna M. Park ISSUE: Spring 2013 “According to the Family Sleep Institute, the typical adult requires between seven and nine hours of sleep each night to restore, r

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Mind & Body | Detox & Cleanse

by Audrey Archives
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Spring cleaning’s not just about the house. After a season of over-indulging followed by months spent bundled up under a pile of layers, our bodies need some serious purging and purifying if we ev

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Feature Story | Booze Control

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BOOZE CONTROL Studies indicate that nearly 40 percent of Asian American women drink alcohol and, while that’s less than the 55.2 percent national average, we are at a higher risk for all sorts of me

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You May Be Digesting this Deadly Ingredient Right Now (and Not Even Know It)

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Author: Eugene Sung Raise your hand if you were under the impression that the majority of the products sold at Whole Foods or Trader Joe’s is good for you.  *Raises hand* Yes, I’ll admit it…I

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Lynn Chen: The Actor’s Diet

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Lynn Chen stars in White on Rice, out on DVD. Janice Jann first interviewed Lynn Chen last year when White on Rice was releasing in theaters. Here, she talks to Chen about an insidious disease afflict

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