Why at 24, I’m ditching birth control for good

I'd had enough. Being poked and prodded. Local anaesthetic. My insides going completely off kilter. Hospital checks. I'd had e-fucking-nough. Last month I made a decision to come off my combined pill, and unless it's absolutely necessary and there's no option (i.e. it being treatment for a serious health issue and that's the only way …

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No, I won’t take your derogatory comments about my body anymore.

Disclaimer: This post contains sensitive topics surrounding bereavement, mental health and body image. Reader discretion is advised. If there's one thing that hacks me off more than anything, it's people making very unwanted comments about one's body. Well it wouldn't kill you to put on a few pounds. Well that's not very slimming, is it? …

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Periods: Those Moments Us Ladies Know All Too Well

Apologies to those who saw this post half-finished at 3am this morning, I was half asleep and pressed the wrong button like the zombie I was at that time, having one of those nights where I just couldn't sleep! 😂 Anyways, here's the finished version! Enjoy!   The cramps. Just everything about cramps. Everything ranging …

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