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There is plenty of research showing that poor body image is associated with depression and eating disorders, particularly among women. But why is this?
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But her emotional response is mediated through her reflections on her adult children: her two eldest children have established careers of their own, while her youngest, Noah, is a drifter and a dreamer who finds a connection to the aliens and immediately finds a sense of belonging with them and with their culture.
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Science fiction is rarely great at depicting older women: it seldom does, and when it does, rarely does it seem interested in them as women—with grown children, family issues, rich inner lives, friends and relationships both platonic and sexual—as opposed to ciphers. All comments must meet the community standards outlined in Tor. Thank you for keeping the discussion, and our community, civil and respectful.