Is there anything worse than being called fat?

2015-10-09 12:08

Fat is the new 'F word' and Samantha Steele feels it is far more damaging.

I’m perfect. Well, at least for now

2015-10-08 10:11

It seems like all you have to do to be perfect is wait for your natural traits to be on trend.

Why does the fashion industry hate women?

2015-10-01 08:51

Lili Radloff dissects the weird world of women’s fashion, speculating why we tolerate its ludicrous ways.

My 15-year-old daughter had a long discussion with her grandpa about tampons

2015-09-28 11:37

These readers share their menstruation stories, and talk about the advice they’ll pass onto their daughters.

Surprising reasons for dark circles, bags and droopy eyelids

2015-09-11 09:08

The real reasons your eyes look tired and aged will shock you.

YouTube video gets banned for fat-shaming

2015-09-07 15:57

This online comedian went too far when she openly shamed fat people with an open letter in one of her videos.

Four diets that actually work

2015-08-19 13:09

Struggling to find an eating plan that kicks the kilos and keeps them off? Here are five tried-and-tested diets that could do the job for you.

How curvy girls wear bikinis, crop tops and just about everything else

2015-08-17 09:59

Meg de Jong of Mind the Curves profiles a fabulous blogger who describes her curvy body as a storage unit filled with wonderful things.

Why are only thin people cute and quirky when they eat junk food?

2015-07-23 16:29

This woman is calling out all the food shamers in the best way possible. It's time to stop judging people based on what they eat.

Women share crop top selfies in response to O Magazine's body-shaming comment

2015-07-15 08:47

Wear what you want, no matter your size. #rockthecrop


We should ignore mainstream ideals of beauty

2015-10-09 08:36

Living up to the media's standard of beauty is hard. A reader shares why we shouldn't even bother trying.

Why we should stop hating our bodies

2015-10-08 08:48

Marisa Crous wonders why we continue to beat ourselves up for not having the 'perfect' body. Especially since there is no one true perfect body.

Why the menstrual cup is the rockstar of sanitary products

2015-09-30 12:33

There is still a great lack of access to sanitary products, here's why the menstrual cup can solve the problem.

Smells: The good, the bad and the ugly

2015-09-28 10:01

The sense of smell is easily the most evocative of all the senses. Which is why it's so important to keep your home fresh.

Decomposed body found outside psychiatric hospital

2015-09-08 10:00

A BADLY decomposed body was found in a bushy area in the backyard of Fort Napier psychiatric hospital yesterday evening.

This is what the “perfect body” looks like all over the world

2015-08-20 10:39

These photoshopped pictures show us what the supposed ideal physique looks like in different countries.

INFOGRAPHIC: 14 Healthy fruits and vegetables that prevent diseases

2015-08-19 11:27

From asthma to diabetes, these healthy fruits and veggies can help fight off disease naturally.

American lingerie line abandons Photoshop and sales soar

2015-07-29 12:45

A lingerie line is reshaping what it means to have a ‘perfect body’ and everyone loves it.

Fitspiration: doing more harm than good?

2015-07-15 10:10

Why you should embrace your body image regardless of what other people say or do.

How to make new friends

2015-07-13 14:00

Making new friends can be the start of the greatest adventures. But where and how can we start a friendship?

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