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(1) A cultural and political movement advocating and defending social nudity in private and in public
(2) A lifestyle based on personal, family and/or social nudism
Medical conditions in nudists Sunburns, priapism, Peyronie’s disease (as with non-nudists, but more obvious)

nudism

1. In psychiatry, a morbid desire to remove clothing.
2. The practice of living without clothing.
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According to Lazarou, nudists may visit an area which is to the eastern side of the Bay, after the cliffs, as it's a private place, he said.
The Nudist Museum, 2010, is a wall crammed with reproductions of paintings from the collection of the Bass Museum of Art, Miami, which Harvey has cropped to more prominently feature the nude bodies they contain.
Cefn Sidan is one of seven in Wales listed unofficially as a nudist beach on several naturism websites.
Hannah Elin Hughes said on Facebook: "The question is will families want to bring their children to a beach known now as a nudist beach?
Now a nudist club wants to put Seaton Carew beach on the map once again.
Deputy director of Palanga municipality, Bronius Martinkus, claimed authorities are aware of the unofficial nudist beach, but did not plan to do anything about it.
Villagers living near the first official nudist beach in Wales are hoping for an eleventh-hour change of policy, amid fears that publicity on the internet could attract undesirable people to the area.
And a few years earlier, there was a bill that would have helped a nudist colony obtain a liquor license.
Our favorite nudist Chester is back with more humorous renderings of his life, family and friends, and the zany situations he manages to get himself into.
Ross covers the time from the formative years of the German nudist movement in the late-nineteenth century to the official integration of nudism and nudist thought into the Nazi state and its ideology during the 1930s.
And others, it seems, went there because, as one nudist website describes it: "The Schuetzing Valley is really happening in the summertime.