7 Ways To Stop “Fat Talk”
by The Frisky 1 year ago
According to an article in the New York Times’ “Well” Blog, a study found that a staggering 93 percent of college women engage in something called “fat talk.” Think, one woman says: “I can’t believe I just ate that whole bag of Oreos. I’m so fat!” Think,...
What’s that you say? Doctors now suggest Overweight is the New Healthy
by Gayle LaCour 2 years ago
I swear, in the past few years, the health and fitness industry has morphed into a soul-crushing machine that pokes and prods at the self-image of women — using scientists, doctors, and the arbitrary Body Mass Index (BMI) as justification for disseminating harmful messages, images,...
Healthy is the New Skinny
by Tami Winfrey Harris 2 years ago
“Healthy is the new skinny.” When that inspirational quote popped up on my Pinterest feed last week, I rolled my eyes so hard they’re only just back to normal. No, I am not anti-health. But that new, oft-repeated sentiment (,which, by the way, has also...