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Weighing In


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



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


Transgender versus Body Dysphoria

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

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