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managing pcos naturally
Managing PCOS Naturally Vs. With Drugs

Sixteen years ago, when I was diagnosed with PCOS (Polycystic Ovary Syndrome), it was a…

what badass means to me
This Is What It Means To Be Badass

Every time the song, Good as Hell by Lizzo comes on, I turn up the volume…

jealous of friends
How To Not Let Jealousy Destroy Your Friendships

I’ll never forget the day I learned that one of my friends was jealous of…

grass is always greener
Everything That’s Wrong With “The Grass Is Always Greener”

I don’t think there is anything more frustrating in the entire world than the “grass-is-always-greener”…

ways to live a richer life
10 Simple Ways To Live A Richer Life Today

If my adulthood was a book, it would be titled “New Day, New Drama.” It’s…

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No Matter Where You Stand On Abortion, Step With Love

I was 14 when I first learned what an abortion was. One of my close…

angry black woman
Yes, I Am An Angry Black Woman

It seems no matter how much progress we make in the feminism movement and our…

women empowerment in Turkey
The “Other Women” Of Turkey

In Istanbul, another typical sunny day greets me as I open my eyes. This city’s…

coping with college
A Love Letter To All College Students

Dear college students, Many times in life, we wish we had done things differently. We…

women's body types
Women’s Body Types Should Not Be Beauty Trends

The internet tells me that the pro-ana movement is slowly creeping back onto the scene.…