Tag: health

Scream of Consciousness

Scream of Consciousness

| March 17, 2017 | 7 Comments

“My grandmother would say I’m haunted. That’s Jamaican for preoccupied with too many things at one time. She doesn’t know how my consciousness screams,”

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A Healthy New Year

A Healthy New Year

| December 31, 2015 | 0 Comments

This year you are going to fulfill your New Year’s resolution and it is going to be awesome. But then life happens. It is my strong belief that setting unrealistic goals like isn’t healthy for you—mentally, emotionally, and physically.

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On Self-Care and -Sacrifice: A Conversation

On Self-Care and -Sacrifice: A Conversation

| December 7, 2015 | 0 Comments

Two Culture Shockers chat about why we’re always so proud of not taking care of ourselves.

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Veganism: One of My Most Important Decisions

Veganism: One of My Most Important Decisions

| November 13, 2015 | 0 Comments

During sophomore year of college I made one of my most rewarding yet challenging decisions: to be a vegan, something I do for myself, the environment and most importantly, the animals. In this post I talk about all of the reasons I choose to love animals and eat plants.

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Drug Me, Cut Me

Drug Me, Cut Me

| May 6, 2015 | 0 Comments

If you’re going to leave a foreign object in me, I deserve the right to call it invasive.

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My Body, Not My Choice

My Body, Not My Choice

| April 3, 2015 | 3 Comments

Sometimes children are born sick. They either die, get better, or just turn into sick adults.

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Accidental Ableism

Accidental Ableism

| April 4, 2014 | 0 Comments

Does our society’s emphasis on physical activity border on discrimination?

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More Than An Image

More Than An Image

| March 28, 2014 | 6 Comments

A healthy relationship with your body isn’t just about liking how you look.

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Mustache fo’ dat A$$

Mustache fo’ dat A$$

| November 14, 2013 | 0 Comments

I would like to take the time to highlight some admirable soup strainers

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