In a study that raises more questions than it answers, researchers found that a majority of women felt they were at their ideal size. But therapist Susie Orbachsays we're still too critical of ourselves.
Psychoanalyst Susie Orbach is giving a wholeslew of interviews to promote her new book Bodies. She makes some valid points — and some strange ones — about the relationship between capitalism, pop culture, and the body.
Feminist therapist Susie Orbach says our society is in the grip of a unique "beauty terror" — we've become so obsessed with perfecting our bodies that we're making ourselves sick. But is this really new?