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Weighty Matters: Women's Top Weight Secrets

Are you happy with your weight? Or are you always on a diet? We teamed up with Yahoo! Shine to get the tale of the scale from women like you.

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By the Numbers

59: Percentage of women who would like to drop 10 pounds or more.

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You look so thin! No, you look so thin!

When they compare themselves to one another, almost one-third think other women are thinner than they are.

27 percent say they don't compare themselves to anyone. Period.

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Does skinny = smiley?

Yes, according to the 44 percent of women who believe they would be happier at their ideal weight.

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Fat Days

About half of women have an "I feel fat" day once a week or more. A lucky 17 percent never feel fat.

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Sizing Up

2 in 10 women have bought clothes one size too small, hoping they'll eventually be able to fit into them.

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Picture Perfect

More than half of women have deleted a photo of themselves because they thought they looked fat.

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Dieting Matters

When they gain weight, 55 percent of women watch what they eat but don't go on an extreme diet.

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Significant Others

43 percent say their husband or boyfriend is the person most likely to make them feel good about their weight. Aww!

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Celeb Bodies

Which celeb has the body confidence most women wish they could steal?

Halle Berry

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Originally published in FITNESS magazine, May 2012.

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