health issues
I felt like a freak, and not a little unclean. I was too embarrassed to ask my mother, a medical professional, what might be wrong with me. I had never seen anything like it,
health issues
Raising my boys vegetarian is about sharpening their minds, not restricting their choices.
health issues
I had been told by several doctors, at this point, that it was likely all in my head. I was a young woman, a high achiever, type A, Ivy-Leaguer, who probably was stressed and my body was shutting down.
eating healthy
I find when you want to make longstanding changes, the gentler and simpler the better.
in

Dec 30, 2013 at 3:00pm | 172 comments

lipedema
I’m one of those women who is very small on top and twice the size on the bottom. I have what are lovingly referred to by tabloid magazines as cankles, and in general my legs do not look like legs but like pale white tree trunks.
health issues
I thought I was better. I'm not. And looking ill is SO not my bag.
in

Feb 14, 2013 at 1:30pm | 48 comments

babies
Mainly because I've been there and done that -- and it didn't end well.