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It was at this point when my starvation began at age 7 that I wondered: Am I controlling my body or is my body controlling me?

My Story Of Starvation Began At Age 7

It was at this point when my starvation began at age 7 that I wondered: Am I controlling my body or is my body controlling me? Read...
Holly Fox   |   12.21.15   |   SHARE
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Cut it out with the pink ribbons.

6 Things You Can Do Today To Help Someone With Breast Cancer

As you've probably gathered by the explosion of pink everything, October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month. And, while many people try to spread Read...
Jody Allard    |   10.12.15   |   SHARE
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The writer, middle, with her friends Maureen and Janet

Why Do I Get To Be "Cancer Girl"?

If the odds of getting cancer are like Powerball, why couldn't I be a scratch-off millionaire? Read...
Catherine Gigante-Brown    |   04.15.15   |   SHARE
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5 Things Eating Disorder Victims Are Sick of Hearing

When speaking with eating disorder victims, what not to say is as important as what to say. Read...
Suzannah Weiss    |   02.26.15   |   SHARE
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5 Ways Not To Be A Jerk To Your Friend With A Chronic Disease

I don't believe that you're incapable of treating me and my friends with compassion. Maybe you just need a little help. Read...
Jody Allard    |   02.25.15   |   SHARE
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Ravishly's Top 5 Reads Of The Week

Ghostbusters, Mormons, and orgasms. Just another week at Ravishly . . . Read...
Ravishly Staff    |   01.31.15   |   SHARE
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"Achieving The American Dream Is Hard": How One Nonprofit Is Helping Underserved Women "Move Up"

Even the privileged struggle. But what if you’re new to the American system? Or stuck in an abusive marriage? What if you have children to support? Read...
Kelley Calkins   |   01.30.15   |   SHARE
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