Overweight Teens: What They Don’t Know is Hurting Them

(CC BY-SA 2.0) by Tony Alter/Flickr Fat? Me? Dude, No Way Why, you may ask, especially if you are the parent of a teenager, do studies show that a higher percentage of young Americans aged 12 to 16 are overweight or obese today than was the case for that age …

A History of Clothing Sizing: Vanity & Plus Sizing, Standards, Fit

Via Tess Holliday/Instagram For most of human history, most garments were made for an individual. In the United States, mass production of clothing really began with the Civil War, when factories were opened to produce uniforms. It wasn’t until the 1920s that buying ready-made clothes became really popular, …