Chrissy Metz is opening up about horrifying abuse she endured at the hands of her stepfather, Trigger, when she was a child. “My body seemed to offend him, but he couldn’t help but stare, especially when I was eating. He joked about putting a lock on the refrigerator. We had lived with a lack of [...]
I keep a Target list on my phone because it’s common knowledge that if you go to Target without a list, you’ll leave with a cart filled with nonsense, and you’ll probably forget to actually get the items you need (story of my life).Show More Summary
Sitting on the sidewalk with friends, outside the pharmacy killing time until the outfitter opens, I reflect on the past week and a half. I wasn’t sure how my body was going to hold up. I am pleased with how things have turned out so far. Show More Summary
She says she is now feeling better.
Wendy Williams doesn't want your sympathy. But she does want your attention. The controversial talk show announced on February 21 that she would be taking a three-week leave of absence due to a diagnosis of Graves Disease. This is an...Show More Summary
Let’s get right to the gear. You can check out my LighterPack list here. Base Weight = 13.28 pounds A few points before we dive in. –I am hiking with my fiance, who will be carrying our cookset and tent body, so you won’t see these items...Show More Summary
18 teams, one cup. The 2018 AFL Premiership Season is upon us and my body is entirely ready for the triumph and heartbreak that is watching Aussie Rules. Whether you're a dyed in the wool Crowie or an every-now-and-again Giants supporter,...Show More Summary
A recent news story in the Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA) reminds me that lots of things in our lives are changing these days, not the least of which is the shape of our bodies. Oh, my. This aging thing isn’t so easy,...Show More Summary
Image Source: Getty / Alberto E. Roriguez When it comes to my workouts, I'm a creature of habit. I generally like doing the same things, at the same time, in the same places. Unfortunately, as many fitness fiends know, our bodies don't respond well to such routine. Show More Summary
Until recently, the idea of tracking macros would have immediately resulted in an eye-roll. I absolutely believe you should be aware of what you're putting into your body, but I've always been a bit hesitant of the level of obsessiveness...Show More Summary
I do yoga daily. Deep yin. That’s me up top in Thailand with my yoga partner, Yoda. He does a mean downward facing dog pose. For the past 7 months my body underwent a miraculous transformation. Piano like hamstrings turned to Jell-O....Show More Summary
I never knew that one single female hygiene product could be so life changing. I bought a menstrual cup a year ago when I was trying to be more eco-friendly and reduce toxins in my body and household. I was skeptical and a little grossed out by it but figured I would give it a […]
Putting my body in the street has raised the stakes for me. The post Why I Believe It’s Important to Reclaim the Space in Front of Abortion Clinics appeared first on Rewire.
A client recently asked me, "How often can I get away with eating junk food?" She knows that my nutrition philosophy is the "80:20 rule": Eat healthy foods as often as possible (at least 80 percent of the time), but also enjoy the occasional less healthy food (less than 20 percent of the time),...
Says Eli Ink, 27, who to my eye seems damned close to finished: Work do tonight ???? A post shared by Eli (@eliinkpiercer) on Jan 5, 2018 at 10:59am PST Running out of space, it seems.But isn't there a "blackface" problem he failed to take account of?“In my opinion, the only person who will only ever understand my transition properly is me. Show More Summary
Societal pressure to “pass” as cisgender is pervasive and fuels a lot of these body insecurities.
The key to success is flexibility and I don’t mean being able to touch the floor while standing flat-footed; a feat which my torso-rich body has no difficulty accomplishing. No, the flexibility of which I speak (or type in this … Continue reading ?
I’m burdened with the responsibility of informing the world around me that my body is mine. Historically, it belongs to everyone else. It’s hard to explain what it feels like to know that, just a few generations ago, my great-great-grandmother was a slave woman whose body was controlled by a slave master. Show More Summary
I still remember the first time I became acutely aware of how food affected my body. Let me rephrase, I still remember the first time it was pointed out to me how food could affect my body. I was 14. I was in this thing called pump training, and back then it was a 6-month […]
For those who haven't read my 2005 thriller The Future of Golf, or perhaps who have friends needing to understand why the governing bodies are warming up on the distance issue, Golfweek's Alistair Tait sets up the reason for the shift in position as we anticipate a report in the coming days. Show More Summary