Discussion of news topics with a point of view, including narratives by individuals regarding their own experiences

As a visibly fat person, conversations about calories, macronutrients, diets and weight are uncomfortable. If a thin person claims they “need” to lose pounds, what do they think about me?

I’m constantly battling negative thoughts. There’s no quick fix, but here’s how I seek relief.

Sometimes my worries are triggered by an external source; other times, there’s no specific cause

Think cats are standoffish or unpleasant? This one proves you wrong.

Cats get a bad rap, but in reality, they’re as behaviorally diverse as dogs

All my life, I’ve been teased for using pads instead of tampons. But it’s more common than you think.

What’s more, some people with periods don’t have a choice