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PLUS Model Magazine, according to an article by Tamara Abraham for the United Kingdom-based online blog Daily Mail, has sparked controversy. See if you can guess what the controversy is from the accompanying photograph. Then check out my Living…
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My father got diagnosed with leukemia when I was 12, but, as much as the incident forced me to deal with mortality at a young age, I didn't really relate that mortality to myself, as much as to my parents. When my mother got diagnosed with breast cancer in September 2008, I was older and better able to realize the connection between what we put into our body and the ultimate health of that body. Following her breast cancer diagnoses, I quit eating factory farmed meat and produce full of…Continue
Added by Lauren Marie Fleming on July 19, 2011 at 11:57pm — No Comments
Today, something happened that has never happened to me before: I found 8 (yes eight!) adorable, comfortable and supportive bras that fit me.
Any sized breast can appreciate the utter hell that is shopping for a bra, the pain of which is only surpassed by child birth and shopping for a swimsuit. As a teenager, my well-meaning mother would drag me to Nordstrom's to be properly fit for a bra, only to find out that they "don't really carry bras in that size" and if they did happen…
Added by Lauren Marie Fleming on July 15, 2011 at 12:24pm — No Comments
I think we women have gotten exactly what others think we deserve. And they have been so successful at it because we never fight back.
Now I am not going to go into each black hole we have climbed into, every enemy we have given up our souls to, but I want to chew the fat for awhile about the world of body image - the lack of it, the self loathing that surrounds it and I really want to be perfectly honest with you all.…Continue
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