School children should have body image lessons, say MPs

All school children should take part in compulsory body image and self-esteem lessons, MPs have recommended.

The All Party Parliamentary group on body image made the case after its study found two out of three people in the UK are not happy with their body.

It also found girls as young as five now worry about how they look, while cosmetic surgery rates have increased by nearly 20% since 2008.

Ben Ando reports.

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