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Self esteem  
http://www.ayn.ca/health/en/wellness/wellness_self_esteem.asp

Descibes what self-esteem is, how a person with high-esteem generally feels, how a person with low self-esteem generally feels, and how to help improve children's self-esteem.

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Published: 2000
Self image  
http://www.ayn.ca/health/en/wellness/wellness_self_esteem_2.asp

Discusses self-image, what causes positive and negative self images, and the negative consequences a negative self image may have. Emphasizes that individuals often have a negative self image at some point in their lives.

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Published: 2000
Let's talk about self esteem  
http://www.ayn.ca/health/en/wellness/wellness_self_esteem.asp

Talks about different issues surrounding self esteem, self image and body image.

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Published: 2000
BodyWise handbook

Provides fact sheets and resource lists designed to help health care providers and school personnel to detect eating disorders among adolescents and provide suggestions for promoting positive body image and healthy eating behaviors.

Cigarette smoking and young women's presentation of self  
http://www.hc-sc.gc.ca/hecs-sesc/tobacco/pdf/youngpresenattion.pdf

Explores the role and impact of smoking on self-presentation behaviours of young women, particularly in there relation to body image and self-conception.

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Published: 2000
Self-esteem, sport and physical activity (abridged version)  
http://www.caaws.ca/active/eng/resources/pdfs/Self_Esteem.pdf
Examines the link between low self-esteem and lack of physical activity among adolescent women. Offers tips to make physical activity more empowering for young women. (See Details)
Published: 1993
The Real Me Experience  
http://www.realme.ca/
Presents an interactive website on self-esteem and body image developed to help young women understand themselves better. Includes quizzes and stories. (See Details)
Published: 2005-
Self-esteem, sport and physical activity
Examines the link between low self-esteem and lack of physical activity among adolescent women. Offers tips for schools to enhance self-esteem and make physical activity more empowering for young women.
Published: 1993
Report of the APA task force on the sexualization of girls  
http://www.apa.org/pi/wpo/sexualization.html
Looks at the proliferation of sexualized images of girls and young women in advertising, merchandising, and media, and explores the cognitive and emotional consequences, consequences for mental and physical health, and impact on development of a healthy sexual self-image. Also has a section on what parents can do. (See Details)
Published: 2007
Healthy measures  
http://www.healthymeasures.ca/HM_Eng_Home.html
Promotes steps that women from ages 25 to 45 can take to improve their health based on a three-pronged approach of healthy eating, physical activity, and self-esteem. (See Details)
Published: 2003