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Fat shaming doesn’t have any positive outcomes, but it has plenty of negative ones. A study found that fat shaming leads to eating disorders for some girls.

How Fat Shaming Leads To Eating Disorders

Fat shaming doesn’t have any positive outcomes, but it has plenty of negative ones. A study found that fat shaming leads to eating disorders for some Read...
Ragen Chastain    |   07.10.18   |   SHARE
Bodies
Should you drink coffee while pregnant?

Studies Show Yet Another Way In Which Everything Is My Fault

As if parenting isn’t hard enough, here comes another group of scientists bent on making us feel terrible for yet another thing. Read...
joni edelman, RN   |   04.24.18   |   SHARE
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Welp, the Man-Cold is real.

Science Proves, The "Man-Cold" Isn't Just Men Being Extra AF

Turns out Captain Whinypant's feigned misery might be rooted in science. Read...
joni edelman, RN   |   12.18.17   |   SHARE
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Who would have thought that being a failure would be so useful!?

The Secret To Successful Kids? Letting Them See You Struggle

According to a new study from MIT, if you do practice the whole “try, try again” thing, you’ll raise more successful kids. Read...
joni edelman, RN   |   11.14.17   |   SHARE
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Activity Inequality study From Stanford

'Activity Inequality': What Is It? Is It Making Us Fat? Study From Stanford Blows Some Minds

I can boil all of this down for you real quick: Walk. More. Daily. As much as you can. Read...
joni edelman, RN   |   07.14.17   |   SHARE
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Inside The Study That Could Finally Change The Way We Look At Depression  

New research suggests that brain inflammation occurring independent of a disease may be linked to depression. Could a "cure" be on the horizon? Read...
Joni Edelman    |   02.4.15   |   SHARE
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Anxiety Can Go Fuck Itself

Like millions of other women, I struggle every day with anxiety. But not anymore. Fuck it. Read...
Jessie Fetterling    |   01.29.15   |   SHARE
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Should Condoms Be Handed Out In Prison?

Because sex behind bars happens, you guys. Read...
Giana Ciapponi    |   01.26.15   |   SHARE
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