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.

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 Nomicos25 days 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...
Nancy D25 days ago
All the Titties in 'Tuca and Bertie'
Titties! Have you seen so many fun titties in a cartoon show before? I mean, one that isn't porn... Would you believe me if I told you that these titties are actually really important? Do you think yo...
Ashley Petersona month ago
Spotlight on Female Reproductive Health
Despite our hyper-sexualized society, female reproductive health often gets swept under the rug. It can be uncomfortable to talk about, either in a social context or with a health professional, and it...
Idalis Nievesa month ago
Finding Acceptance in My Own Body
Everyday I fight a battle within myself. It’s not just cheat days of burgers, chips, and something with lots of sugar. It’s in my own mind. For every time a voice in my head tells me the outfit I have...
Kat Toolea month ago
Life Is Better When You Love Yourself
I remember the exact moment when I had my first negative thought about myself. I was 10 years old, in ballet class, looking at myself in the mirror next to the other girls. The thought, "Why is my bel...
Victoria Gracie2 months ago
I Was Told That I Would Not Be Taken Seriously Because of My Weight
I had always loved the art of dance. From the graceful movements, to the impossible looking jumps and turns. So much hard work, yet it all looked so easy. It was an art form that really touched me fro...
Viola Shadowheart3 months ago
Information on PCOS
Understanding PCOS
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Bad Bitch3 months ago
Beauty Standards
Why is our appearance so important? Why is the size of the jeans you are wearing the only thing that matters? The judgement of others has become crucial to us. The most important thing is to look good...