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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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This article being shared everywhere calls all of us apparently awful parents to action with a heafty load of good ol' fashioned parenting shaming.

Enough With The Finger-Wagging Parenting-Shaming

There's an article currently being shared. It calls all of us apparently awful parents to action with a heafty load of good ol' fashioned parenting Read...
joni edelman, RN   |   03.20.18   |   SHARE
Families
“Fat activism is one of the few branches of social justice in which fellow activists seem to feel entitled to comment, degrade, harass, and otherwise police the bodies of their peers.” - Ashley Nell Tipton

In Defense Of Body Positive Fat People Who Lose Weight

Maintaining a “healthy” lifestyle can be difficult. Being a body positive fat person on a weight loss journey can be complicated! Read...
Annette Richmond    |   01.24.18   |   SHARE
Bodies
The Body Positive Movement is a movement that’s about autonomy.

We Need To Stop Policing Body Positivity

I feel equipped to talk about the intricacies of the body positivity movement; for with all its beauty and empowerment, there are aspects of body Read...
Matt Joseph Diaz    |   11.11.16   |   SHARE
Bodies
Let them eat.

Stop Fat-Shaming My Toddler

I say this: Stop fat-shaming my toddler son. Fat will not make him fat. Fat does not make him unhealthy. Read...
Carrie Saum    |   01.28.16   |   SHARE
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Only you can make a difference...

Shifting Focus: How To Honor Instead Of Shame Our Bodies

We haven’t quite escaped the influence of the Puritans yet...We still tend to regard our bodies, our eating, our desires, and anything else of this Read...
Caroline Dooner    |   12.3.15   |   SHARE
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Self Reflection

How I Learned (And Unlearned) To Judge Women’s Bodies

The thing is, we soak in these body-judging lessons from a very young age, before we even know how damaging they are. Some of the messages are Read...
Winona Dimeo-Ediger    |   05.29.15   |   SHARE
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Is No-Makeup Shaming the Latest Misogynistic Trend?

Dear world: please stop telling women with no makeup on that they're ugly. Read...
Nikki Gloudeman   |   06.3.14   |   SHARE
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