• My Weight Loss Has Lured Me Back Into Toxic Diet Culture

    7 monthes ago - By Scary Mommy

    I've recently lost a significant amount of weight. More than I ever lost at once in all the times I was killing myself with unrealistic diets and dangerous exercise.
    I am on a medication that I need for a non-weight-related thing, and a side effect of that medication is decreased appetite and weight loss. I even had a baby this year, and somehow, I still ended up losing weight.
    It's not like I am on any kind of “transformation journey.” My weight loss is not evidence of a larger plan to eventually, purposefully change my fat body into a thin body.
    I'll never torture myself that way again...
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