A study conducted at the University of Granada has demonstrated that men like female thinness more than women and they find female overweight more unpleasant than women do. In addition, the study revealed that women who are not comfortable with their body perceive women with a “normal” body –i.e. women with a healthy weight– as a threat. Specifically, when these women see a “normal” body they experience feelings of displeasure and lack of control, since they feel they have not any control on their own body and cannot make it be as they want.
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