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What Does BoPo Mean to you?

What does Bopo Mean to you?

When I sat down to write this, I thought “This is easy, I know exactly what it means”. As I tried to begin though, I realised just how complex and varied our definitions of BoPo could be. At the moment, “Body positivity” is trending; it’s become part of common parlance, ...

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The Gift Of Self Love Campaign

The gift of self-love campaign Faith Costa

What happens when two body positive, hard working women in the fashion and film industry get together? They create something revolutionary! Janie Ruddell is a film student who has always loved everything to do with film and media, and wanted to mold her life around it. She has been working ...

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Do You Have a Wait Problem?

Wait problem

A few years ago I housesat for a man who was more than one hundred pounds overweight. He’d been heavy since childhood, but really started gaining weight as he began losing family members: first his mother, when he was 31; then his older brother a decade later, and finally his ...

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What Does it Mean to Be BoPo?

What Does it Mean to be Bopo?

What is Bopo?   Bopo is defined as being body positive. It reminds us to focus on the amazing things our body does for us and not on its aesthetic. Being bopo shows your support of the body positive movement and what it stands for.     Body positivity supports ...

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Sara Geurts’ Battle with Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome

Sara Geurts' Battle with Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome

Sara Geurts is a 25-year-old Minnesota woman living with Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome (EDS.) According to Genetics Home Reference, “Ehlers-Danlos syndrome is a group of disorders that affect the connective tissues that support the skin, bones, blood vessels, and many other organs and tissues…Many people with Ehlers-Danlos syndrome have soft, velvety skin ...

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