Even though I know he has a girlfriend now, my feelings for him haven’t really changed. Image: Thinkstock.

Ask Erin: Help! I Found Out The Guy I've Been Seeing Has A Girlfriend!

He’s pretty much exactly the kind of guy with whom I would want a long-term relationship. At least, that’s how I was feeling until yesterday, when he Read...
Erin Khar    |   05.20.16   |   SHARE
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I don’t want to fight to be seen as beautiful. I want to fight for beauty to come last on the list of things that I am. Image: Joni Edelman.

Body Positivity: Are We Fighting For Equality, Or Just Equal Beauty?

I want to be seen, too. But now that I’ve settled into my fat body, now that I don’t waste my insomnia on worrying about my husband leaving me for a Read...
joni edelman, RN   |   05.17.16   |   SHARE

4 Tips For Hashtagging Your Most Deeply Private Moments

For example, if you’re having gastrointenstinal distress, resist the urge to hashtag it with something generic like #diarrheacramps. Instead, include Read...
Winona Dimeo-Ediger    |   03.30.16   |   SHARE
The view from bed.

How I Forgot Myself And Ended Up With A Miserable UTI

“Congratulations, Joni. You have a UTI so bad my machine can't even read it.” I like to give everything 110%, even my bacterial infections. I like to Read...
joni edelman, RN   |   03.15.16   |   SHARE
Bonded in blood and hashtags.

The Dark Side Of Instagram: Bonded In Blood And Hashtags

There are thousands of photos, on Instagram alone, of bleeding wrists, razor blades, scars, and quotes about death. The captions read: “beautiful,” “ Read...
Whitney Hawkins    |   11.20.15   |   SHARE
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11 Things That Happen When You Follow The Kardashians On Instagram

5. You start feeling insecure about the distinct lack of rappers in your social circle. Read...
Winona Dimeo-Ediger    |   08.27.15   |   SHARE

Why Mindy Kaling Is Our New Favorite Fashionista

She is confident in her own skin and isn’t afraid to embrace her curves. In fact, she flaunts them – proudly. Read...
Jessica Estrada    |   06.13.15   |   SHARE
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Everything About Postpartum Bodies Is Different (And That's OK)

Spoiler alert: they look like bodies that have been recently been filled with a quart of amniotic fluid, two pounds of placenta plus a kid. This Read...
Anne Thériault    |   04.26.15   |   SHARE