Common Sense Media Tip of the Week: Talking to Your Boys about Stereotypes
While most of us know the pitfalls of Photoshopped ads that pitch one concept of "perfect" bodies to everyone, ads are only the beginning. So many shows, movies, and games still only include a very limited number of body types, especially in the hero/heroine roles.
And though it may not seem like such a big deal, research shows that kids as young as 5 start to express dissatisfaction with their bodies.
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