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* 1. We are currently engaged in a study about social media and its impact on body image.  To help us gain further insights into this area we will ask you to answer several questions. Your participation is voluntary.The data you will provide will be recorded anonymously and your participation will be held in the strictest confidence.

Your participation in this study is on voluntary basis, and you may refuse to participate at any time without consequence or prejudice. Any questions about your rights as a research subject may be directed to the lead researcher, Dr. Ashley Higgins, This study has been approved by the Research Ethics Review Board (RERB) of Immaculata University to begin data collection.  Questions regarding RERB approval can be directed to Dr. Thomas O'Brien at

As with any research project, there are both risks and benefits to your participation.  Body image can be a delicate subject for some; if, at any point, you decide you would like to stop participating, you are able to do so without penalty.  However, you may benefit from participating in the study by gaining increased insight into how you feel about yourself and your body.

This is a 12-week study about the impact of body positive social media.  You will be contacted on a weekly basis via email.  If you complete the 12-week study, you will be eligible to win one of ten $50 Amazon gift cards.

Indicating "I consent" below indicates that you have read and understand the contents of this consent form and agree to take part in this study. This does not waive your legal rights.