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The impact of body image on mental and physical health

Inquiry

MPs will examine the relationship between people’s perception of their body image and their physical and mental health. They will consider how far people’s perception of body image can hinder access to NHS services and whether NHS training and Government messaging should be altered.  

Read our enhanced summary of the impact of body image on mental and physical health report published on 2 August 2022

This inquiry is no longer accepting evidence

The deadline for submissions was Saturday 22 January 2022.

Reports, special reports and government responses

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Second Report - The impact of body image on mental and physical health
Inquiry The impact of body image on mental and physical health
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Report
Response to this report
The impact of body image on mental and physical health: government response
Government Response

Oral evidence transcripts

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17 May 2022
Inquiry The impact of body image on mental and physical health
Oral Evidence
26 April 2022
Inquiry The impact of body image on mental and physical health
Oral Evidence
8 March 2022
Inquiry The impact of body image on mental and physical health
Oral Evidence
Tam Fry (Chairman at National Obesity Forum) (IBI0053)
University of Essex (IBI0051)
JCCP 2 (IBI0050)

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