11/06/2011 14:17 BST | Updated 22/05/2015 10:12 BST

Children's Body Image: What Parents Can Do To Send A Positive Message

Children's body image: What parents can do to send a positive message Corbis

A new book by two teachers uncovers some shocking statistics about the attitudes of primary school children to their bodies. According to Nicky Hutchinson and Chris Calland, authors of Body Image in the Primary School, by Nicky Hutchinson and Chris Calland, is on sale now priced at £18.99

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