How does media influence a girl's self-image?

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How does media influence young girls?
The study identified self-sexualization in girls as young as 6. The girls also overwhelmingly chose the sexy doll as more popular.

The good news? Starr and Ferguson learned that a mother's influence on her daughter and a girl's involvement in sports can change that.

Nicole Comstock from KVAL News looked at the research and talked to girls and their mothers for a story set to air on KVAL News at 5 p.m. Thursday, November 15.