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Robust's Blog – January 2017 Archive (2)

Eating Disorders Are Not #WhiteGirlProblems

I was sitting on the couch in a small office across from two women, two therapists, on the second floor of LSU’s Health Services building. It was the first time anyone had associated that word, that disorder, with me. It was also the first time I’d heard anyone acknowledge that eating disorders are not an exclusively white issue.



My disordered eating started in middle school. It wasn’t blossoming figure or the sudden desire for male attention that triggered it,…

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Added by Robust on January 23, 2017 at 4:30pm — No Comments

OP-ED: Fight back! Let’s make the next 4 years about radical self-love

Hey folks, you might be feeling a little defeated and overwhelmed right now by the first few days of the Trump administration, which has already seen terrifying proposed budget cuts and cabinet appointee hearings. And it’s okay to be sad and to not want to do shit. It’s okay to check out of politics and to stop checking the news (for a little bit, anyway) to focus on yourself and your mental health. In fact, I’d argue that it’s imperative.



Resisting the Trump…

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Added by Robust on January 20, 2017 at 2:30pm — No Comments

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