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.

Elizabeth Rox8 months ago
Am I Beautiful?
Today I can honestly say I feel quite beautiful. It is, of course, due to the fact that my insides feel good and not because I look good on the outside. I ordered a salad instead of pizza and why? Bec...
Elle Coyle8 months ago
Let's Talk About PCOS
It seems that whenever the vagina, uterus, or cervix are mentioned in any regular conversation… well, that’s just the thing, isn’t it? The topic is and has been constantly been swept under the rug for...
Luna Teal8 months ago
Is There Something Wrong With My Body?
Approximately 91 percent of women have a negative body image. That is a staggering number. All the pictures portrayed of the stick-thin models in magazines and on Instagram are unrealistic. In fact, o...
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Lily 8 months ago
Loving All but Myself
It’s the same thing every morning. I wake up, check my phone, brush my teeth and any other morning ritual a person does. I make sure to stretch because this will help the motion in the muscles and wit...
Maya Conroy8 months ago
Men and Muscles
I quit sports before I began high school but it was a great experience. My team almost beat every other junior high (the other team cheated), I made several friends, I got a little bit in shape, and I...
Alyssa Jones9 months ago
Love Yourself
I wasn't sure about creating this but I know other girls struggle too. I've struggled with my weight most of my life, I've always been the little pudgy kid. I've always had some sort of insecurity abo...
iris georgie10 months ago
The Big, Round Obsession
Part of why I want to talk about this topic is because, as far as I am aware, a conversation about it has barely begun, and I think it would truly do us damage if there wasn’t one. Societal expectatio...
Abbie Wild10 months ago
I, Wonder Woman
Some people perceive being naked as having no clothes on, being bare. Every inch of your skin on full show. But what If I told you that in this picture I was naked. Would you have known? Would you jud...
Emily Tarff10 months ago
Being Body Positive Is Hard
Loving my body has been incredibly difficult for me over the years. I’ve suffered with eating disorders. I’ve been too fat and too thin. I’ve wanted to gain weight then I’ve wanted to lose it. I’ve wa...