The social experience of gender expectation is more than just unfair – it can be hazardous to your health. Exploration of the impact of gender roles has to go deeper than just the social impact – there is a significant amount of work to be done in terms of Continue reading “Gender Performance is Hazardous to your Health”
With limited access to professional mental health care, dealing with mental illness can seem impossible. Never fear! Katherine Schreiber recognizes the need for us to be our own mental health advocates, and lists several resources for those of in need of education and treatment. Read them here!
In a culture where fat bodies have long been rendered unacceptable, we are also dealing with the increasingly difficult challenge of eating fresh, healthy food and maintaining an appropriate exercise level in order to Continue reading “Talking to Your Children About Weight in a Fatphobic Society”