By Dana Sturtevant and Hillary Kinavey In a culture that emphasizes “nutritionism”—a reductionist way of thinking about food that assumes the whole point of eating is to maintain and promote bodily health—it is easy to forget that food is so much more than the sum of its nutrients. The term “nutritionism” has been coined to describe the fixation […]

Shifting My Focus from Weight Stigma to Radical Body Acceptance – WSAW 2016

by Melissa Mazza The art of photography has always fascinated me.  I love that it enables us to freeze a moment in time and hold on to it forever.  Blown out birthday candles, family vacations to the lake, cuddles with a beloved pet – all forever captured long after the moment has passed.  But what […]