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Are We Teaching Our Daughters the Right Lessons About Weight and Self-Esteem?

Susan Bodiker | Posted 05.19.2015 | Parents
Susan Bodiker

Family time is precious. Serve healthy foods in healthy portion sizes, but don't make an issue out of who's eating what and how much.

Are You Afraid of the Fat Girl Inside of You?

Jenny G. Perry | Posted 02.04.2015 | Women
Jenny G. Perry

And knowing what I know now and getting on the other side of self-hate, from self-loathing to self-loving is why I'm on a mission to inspire. empower and uplift other women.

I'm A Fat Girl Who Wears Revealing Clothes. Deal With It.

Erin McKelle | Posted 10.25.2014 | Women
Erin McKelle

Because fat girls aren't supposed to take pleasure in our bodies or even consider showing other people what they look like, there is a lot of sh*t that can hit the fan. Mostly caused by other people not knowing how to handle someone as sexy as me owning it.

A Letter to My Former Self

Erin McKelle | Posted 09.08.2014 | Women
Erin McKelle

ou'll start to see that your body type isn't being represented, anywhere. You will try to get a "bikini body" and wish that you could rock one -- if only you knew that you could all along! You'll develop an unhealthy relationship to food and your body

Why You Should Love and Hate the Louis CK 'Fat Girl Rant' -- and What to Do About It

Kimberly Dark | Posted 07.22.2014 | Women
Kimberly Dark

I love that Louis CK script because he has opened up a space for dialogue about the real problem. It's not that some women are fat, it's that fat women carry a stigmatized identity, and association will stigmatize the fat woman's partner too.

Anna Almendrala

This Is What Happens When You Tell A Young Girl She's Fat | Anna Almendrala | Posted 05.01.2014 | Parents

Young girls who grow up being told they're "too fat" have a greater chance of becoming obese. That's according to a new long-term study by psy...

This Is The Fat Girl's Dilemma

Stacey Morris | Posted 06.20.2014 | Women
Stacey Morris

The true healing of an emotional eater takes years. No one wants to hear that, but it's the truth. And when I realized I could diet no more forever, I started to heal the things that really mattered. Like friendships.

Proof That You Can Be A Wildly Talented Dancer At Any Size

The Huffington Post | Emma Gray | Posted 02.08.2014 | Women

Think the ability to dance your a** off like a pro has anything to do with size? Think again. Blogger and radio producer Whitney Thore started dan...

Popcorn Preview: Honey (Miele)

Leslie Sisman | Posted 04.04.2014 | Entertainment
Leslie Sisman

In Italy, as in many countries, assisted suicide is illegal. Yet thanks to the assistance of people like Honey, terminally ill people can die in a time and manner of their choosing. Honey is a sensitive, interesting movie. It's not depressing, but it is thought provoking.