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I can tune into all of those things, seek out help from our doctor who will manage this with us, and trust that my body will keep telling me what she needs.

Overcoming Gestational Diabetes

The shame was overwhelming. Why was my body broken? What had I done to my baby? I began to spiral into self-loathing. Gestational diabetes felt like Read...
Carrie Saum    |   09.6.17   |   SHARE
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Have you stopped having sex, or are you worried that you’ve fallen out of love with each other?

Your Terrible Relationship Could Actually Kill You

Is it better to be alone than to be in a miserable relationship? Read...
Elizabeth Laura Nelson of SHESAID    |   08.18.17   |   SHARE
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Image courtesy of the author.

That Time I Found A Tumor On My Baby

The night I discovered that tumor on her back was essentially just like any other. Read...
Sandy Jorgenson    |   08.9.17   |   SHARE
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Oprah and The Pres. (Well the Used-To-Be Pres. Insert weeoping)

Oprah, Body Acceptance, Weight: It's Complicated AF

Oprah, best known for the daytime talk show she hosted for basically 50 years, secondarily known for owning 10% of Weight Watchers, has some things Read...
joni edelman, RN   |   08.4.17   |   SHARE
Bodies
The kids who often need more help and guardrails to ensure effective learning are also the ones who suffer the most from ubiquitous tech in the classroom.

Technology In The Classroom: A Threat To Students' Learning & Their Health

The most urgent matter for this former teacher is that we stop risking the educational potential and physical health of our students for the false Read...
Jess Lahitou    |   08.3.17   |   SHARE
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Coffee. Please.

Studies Show, Caffeine Doesn't Kill You!

Caffeine is GOOD FOR YOU? No one is more excited to hear this news than I am, as I write this article on five insufficient hours of sleep. Read...
joni edelman, RN   |   07.28.17   |   SHARE
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Happy Birthday Beyond Before & After! (image credit: Mariah Aro Sharp)

Suffering Is Not Success: What I’ve Learned In A Year Of Self-Care

A bipolar, body-positive bread enthusiast with a fucked-up pretty much healed ankle and a history of disordered eating chronicles health, weight- Read...
joni edelman, RN   |   07.3.17   |   SHARE
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Kourtney’s so-called detox plan sounds more like masochism than nutrition. (Image Credit: Instagram/kourtneykardash)

Kourtney Kardashian Detox Plan: Just Say NO

Kourtney Kardashian is a good source of entertainment and style inspiration. However, her detox diet sounds stupid and probably bad for you and also Read...
Rebekah Kuschmider    |   06.28.17   |   SHARE
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