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9 Philly Businesses That Live Their Body-Positive Mission

Jenny Weinar is a Philly-based psychotherapist who specializes in treating perfectionism, disordered eating, and body image concerns. Read Weinar on Be Well one Tuesday a […]

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What We Can All Learn From the Fat Sex Therapist

If you follow fat acceptance, queer, or radical voices on Instagram, it’s likely that someone you follow has shared one of Sonalee Rashatwar’s posts. Under the handle @thefatsextherapist, the […]

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It Took a Health Crisis for Me to Embrace My Stretch Marks

I think I was in college when I first noticed the white lines zigzagging across my ass. It was the middle of my senior year, […]

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When She Was Growing Up, This Local Boudoir Photographer Hated Her Body

Who I am: Cheyenne Gil (@cheyennegil) What I do: I’m a body positive boudoir photographer specializing in confidence-inspiring, natural sessions. *** “I was never diagnosed, […]

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What Does Intuitive Eating Really Mean?

Jenny Weinar is a Philly-based body positive psychotherapist and certified yoga teacher who’s passionate about helping clients struggling with disordered eating, chronic dieting, over-exercising and weight […]

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Where Are All the Stock Photos of Diverse Bodies?

Jenny Weinar is a Philly-based body positive psychotherapist and certified yoga teacher who’s passionate about helping clients struggling with disordered eating, chronic dieting, over-exercising and […]

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This Philly Fitness Club Is Here to Empower Nonnormative Bodies

As you might have known from our biweekly series, body positivity has been a big part of the wellness world recently. Within the framework of […]

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Dreading Your Workout? Try “Joyful Movement” Instead

Jenny Weinar is a Philly-based body positive psychotherapist and certified yoga teacher who’s passionate about helping clients struggling with disordered eating, chronic dieting, over-exercising and […]

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Being “Good at Yoga” Doesn’t Mean What You Think It Does

Jenny Weinar is a Philly-based body positive psychotherapist and certified yoga teacher who’s passionate about helping clients struggling with disordered eating, chronic dieting, over-exercising and […]

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This Collingswood Yoga Teacher Celebrated Her Birthday Week With a Glow-in-the-Dark Class

Who I am: Meghan Peters (@phat_girl_yoga), 42 at the start of the diary and 43 by the end Where I live: Collingswood, New Jersey What I […]

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Heard of Health At Every Size? Here’s What the Body-Positive Concept Really Means

Jenny Weinar is a Philly-based body positive psychotherapist and certified yoga teacher who’s passionate about helping clients struggling with disordered eating, chronic dieting, over-exercising and […]