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A few years ago that kind of conversation would have destroyed me. But I only cried a little.
When it comes to the way people stigmatize different body shapes and sizes, words can hurt more than just your feelings. New research suggests they may have real health consequences. People who report...
WASHINGTON― There was a time in the early 1990s when it was considered cool for a woman to be so skinny her tights looked baggy around her legs. As magazines glamorized the "heroin chic" look, women's...
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'He’d walk by while we were eating. He put a lot of the girls down.'
There are terms tossed about in the media recently: "fat acceptance," "fat and fabulous," "fat-shaming." I am a woman of size. Fat. I don't follow up that word with a sparkly adjective because it isn'...