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Linking BMI To Sexual Orientation Ignores A Bigger Health Threat — Homophobia

These different messages lead one to wonder if the intended advice is for one's BMI or sexual orientation.

The study leads one to wonder if the intended advice is for one's BMI or sexual orientation.

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The Fat Girl Gets The Boot: Dietland Is Canceled

Dietland is canceled. Insatiable will return. Because of course, it will.

Dietland is canceled. Yep the (apparently not popular enough) AMC show has received news that it won’t be renewed for a second season.

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The Keto Diet (And Other “Fads”) And 6 Reasons You Should Avoid Them

Before you even think about weight-loss, or doing something like the keto diet, you need to figure out how to live in your current body.

When it comes to the Keto diet and other fads, you might lose weight, even a lot of weight, but the chances it will come back are far greater than not.

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Can You Love Your Body And Try To Lose Weight?  

Can you love your body and actively try to lose weight?

Can you love your body and actively try to lose weight? I know I’m not the only body loving lady who needs to lose weight for health reasons.

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On Being A Small Woman 

I am a small woman. Can I tell you I am afraid in elevators and crowds?

I am a small woman. I stand just over five feet tall. Even as a home-owning adult, I feel like a child.

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Calling Myself “Fat” Isn’t Brave, It’s Just True

3. No one is celebrating heart disease, don’t be an idiot.

Fat is just an adjective that describes something, like short or old or, in the case of this article, ridiculous.

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Confronting And Crushing Weight-Gain Anxiety

Briana Hernandez, Mama Fierce Blog

Diet culture teaches us is that the grass is always greener on the skinnier side of our memories. I'm confronting my own weight-gain anxiety.

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On Learning To Accept My Chronically Ill Body

It’s taken me much longer to figure out how to simply eat in a way that feels right in my body, and to accept my body for what it is — broken, fat, and mine.

My only regret is that I wasted nearly 40 years trying to bend my chronically ill body to an imaginary idea of perfection.

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What Is A "MealEnder?" (Is It Not Dessert? Def Thought It Was Dessert.)

MealEnders: A lame excuse for dessert.

Inquiring minds want to know - what is a MealEnder? No, it's apparently not dessert. So right off the bat, the name of the product is misleading.

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APA To Release Guidelines For Fat-Shaming Kids For Profit

We need to talk about how the APA is Fat-Shaming Kids!

What happens when you suggest diet behavior to a kid who’s about to grow a foot? How do you affect their growth? How to you affect their health? This is fat-shaming kids!

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