Body Talk

Body Talk

Your body, your choice? A place to debate and discuss the complexities and controversies surrounding women's' health issues, reproductive rights, and bodily autonomy.

Victoria Towery19 hours ago
Fourth Trimester
First things first, there is a Fourth Trimester. Whenever I first heard this, I honestly thought I heard wrong. ‘Tri- … Three, people! Duh’ It’s a thing. Oh boy! Is it a thing. Pregnancy does not end ...
Aurea Gonzalez9 days ago
Petite Curve Matters, Pt. 2
"I'm not a model." You don't have to be. "I have never done this before." That's perfectly okay, there's a first for everything. We are all here to help guide you. "I have never shown this much skin i...
Katheryn Compton12 days ago
Summer Ready—Or Not?
Hey everyone—it is officially summer time! If you are anything like me, you are sadly unprepared for the summer time when it comes to going to the beach or the pool. I live about three miles from the ...
Robyn Henson20 days ago
Making Concrete Standing: Scream Your Voice in Activism
Your heart increases the amount of beats with every solid formation you preach upon yourself, as strong as the foundation you've built you happened to tell yourself "no" in the making, in hopes that t...
Ren Ren23 days ago
My Mirena Experience
My Mirena Experience
Jordan Emmonsa month ago
We Have to Stop Stigmatizing Birth Control
Much of the conversation around abortion rights inevitably morphs into a discussion about birth control, and without fail swarms of people in congress (and on Twitter) decide to take it upon themselve...
Anna Mclaughlina month ago
Dystopian Healthcare
I entered the doctors room sheepishly. So clinical, yet dated. I’d been holding my breath a lot in the waiting area. As if that may save me from picking up any lingering bugs. I found her face and rel...
Arielle Celestelle2 months ago
Uniqueness or Culture Fit
Back in elementary, I was not known to be a "feminine" girl because I was doing things that not normally girls would do. I would volunteer in basketball and football games with the boys while most gir...
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Sophia Nomicos2 months ago
How My Daughter Helped Me Love My Post Baby Body
Before having children I was always slender, with a perky body and confident in my own skin. I hadn’t really given much thought to what my body would look like after birth. I presumed I would just "pi...