Tuesday, June 28, 2011

The Dangers of Photoshop

American Medical Association Denounces Photoshop

The American Medical Association recently released the following statement:

"Such alterations can contribute to unrealistic expectations of appropriate body image — especially among impressionable children and adolescents."

There are still people who will deny that these images have a deleterious psychological effect on viewers. But psychologists, doctors and other experts are increasingly coming forward-- often with scientific evidence-- to expose the dangers of presenting such unrealistic images in the media.

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