Newspaper article Daily Examiner (Grafton, Australia)

Women Told to Love Their Body as It Is; Dona[euro][TM]t Wait until You Hit Your Goal Weight

Newspaper article Daily Examiner (Grafton, Australia)

Women Told to Love Their Body as It Is; Dona[euro][TM]t Wait until You Hit Your Goal Weight

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Byline: Jessica Black Intern@dailyexaminer.com.au

IT ISNaT easy being a tall poppy in Australia. Itas even harder to be a broad one.

To make Australia more body-positive for plus-sizes, Super Radio Networkas Kelly Glover has launched the Big Body Love Campaign.

The aim of the campaign is to help women enjoy their bodies a whatever their size.

aI was always focusing on getting to 50kg and I never did and I was never happy.

aOne day I just had a light bulb moment and I said a[approximately]Wow people are actually attracted to me!a,a said Ms Glover, whose radio show Lovesong Dedications is broadcast week nights across Grafton.

aSo many people including myself look only at the end point and say at that point I will be happy but that could be five years away. I do want to lose weight but Iam not going to stop life.a

The campaign encourages women to upload a head-to-toe photo of themselves along with a story. The best examples of body love will win a prize. …

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