Between 210,000 and 440,000 people die every year as a result of preventable hospital mistakes. How many of those are casualties of weight bias?
Sometimes people respond really well to me and we eat cookies together. Sometimes I also get verbally or physically assaulted.
Lesley Kinzel wants to talk about the sex between Peter Quinn and the fat girl on Homeland, and why it makes people uncomfortable.
When Victoria Namkung signed up for the donor registry, she never really thought she’d be the person to save a man’s life. But she did.
Christina Fitzgerald on why age difference can actually make a relationship work better.
Why isn’t the rest of the world tired of this guy who should go to therapy instead of crouching on rooftops and brooding in shadows?
It may have been legal, but it clearly wasn’t right.
OR: A brief history of why I hated doctors for so long, and why I finally stopped.
Billy Procida comes clean about his battles with an eating disorder, and shares how difficult it was to seek help as a man dealing with disordered eating.
The United States, where church and state are supposedly separate, is codifying discrimination on the part of Christian-owned and run entities, and thus far, we haven’t seen any high-profile denials of requests for religious exemptions.
“Maybe it’s a stage. And maybe it’s not. But either way, I don’t want him to ever feel like he wasn’t able to express himself because his parents didn’t support him.”
Allan Mott is a big crybaby. And he wouldn’t have it any other way.
“He held my face to his and told me: ‘I have a history of heroin use, but I’m clean, and I’ve been tested. Are you sure you want to do this?'”
People seem to automatically assume that being alone is the same thing as being lonely. For Allan Mott, this simply isn’t true.
Tara Ellison says that having a child in the divorce equation makes the obligation to keep things amicable stronger.
Allan Mott quickly discovered that the average middle-of-the-night customer at a sex shop isn’t a creep, but just a normal lonely guy.