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Weighing In

Malachi:

It’s that time of the year: New Year’s Resolutions, fad diets, pressure to “lose the holiday pounds,” and so forth. Everywhere I look, I see advertisements and products designed to encourage weight loss- particularly weight loss for women. 2,447 more words

Malachi Grennell

Gender Dysphoria & Unhealthy Eating May Be Linked

You may not realize this but those in the transgender community are actually at a higher risk for developing unhealthy habits like those of an eating disorder. 78 more words

Eating Disorders Recovery

Clit On A Shoestring

One of the things that scare the shit out of me about the idea of losing weight is having loose skin.

I’m already having issues with a belly apron, and the only thing keeping my breasts from sagging to my knees is that my belly interferes and holds them up. 401 more words

TW: Body dysphoria

My mom thinks I’m doing really well.

I haven’t had a meltdown in a while.

I’ve come to learn that doing well means not disrupting others. 165 more words

I Thought I Was Ugly. I Didn't Realize It Was Gender Dysphoria.

For a long time, I couldn’t place why — I just felt ugly.

And not just in the insecure way, but in the something-is-so-wrong-but-I-can’t-place-what way. 1,003 more words

Transgender

Tomorrow

Again it’s been a while. I can’t seem to think of anything to write about other than reports of my life.

But right now we’ll stick to that. 516 more words

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Transgender versus Body Dysphoria

“Ok, I feel a need to address this oversimplified fallacy that people who are transgender are mentally ill.

First:
When people say this, they are referring to “Gender Dysphoria” in the DSM V. 251 more words

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