E31: Body Image (the mental representation we create)


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Body image – everyone has it, but what does it mean?

Body image is the perception that a person has of their physical self. These feelings can be positive, negative or both, and are influenced by individual and environmental factors.

Having a healthy body image means being comfortable and knowing that there is more to you than just your physical appearance.

We discuss our body image, dad bods and the environment our kids are growing up in.

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Is the modern man a hunter or a gentleman? A manual labourer or a technophile? In today's culture the modern man usually is a mix of many things. The modern man must be adaptable.

Gender roles are changing and blending together and the stay-at-home dad or part time dad population is growing.

More fathers than ever are participating in their children's nurturing and upbringing.

The thing is that fathers and mothers come into the parenting process differently though. For the mother, the connection is biological. It's a part of her.

Fathering, on the other hand, is less so. Therefore, it's important for men to learn the skills they need to be a good dad. For some guys it's more intuitive, like kicking a football, but most guys need a coach or some direction.

DADDY EATS LAST discusses what it means to be a man and a father in modern society and all the issues that comes with both.

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