The Weight of Men

There is no comparison when it comes to pressures about weight and body image issues—women have it tougher than men. It’s not fair and it’s not right. But while much has (rightly) been said and written about the heightened pressures that women face, we tend to forget that men have issues of their own. I … Continued


Take it From Oprah: Accept Yourself, Just Not Every Pound

Oprah Winfrey has had some wacky ideas over the years—she gave a platform to vaccine denier Jenny McCarthy, not to mention faith-healing promoter Dr. Oz—but you don’t get to be the most successful businesswoman in the world without having a pragmatic core. And judging by a recent article in the New York Times Magazine, that … Continued