health versus weight

The Fat Acceptance Movement … Have We Gone Too Far? - Curvicality Magazine

The Fat Acceptance Movement … Have We Gone Too Far?

No. The answer is no. Now that we have that out of the way, let’s get into what exactly this movement is. 

Stop Staring at my Legs! Life with Lymphedema  - Carmen Rene - Curvicality Magazine

Carmen Rene Column: Stop Staring at my Legs! Life with Lymphedema  

I wish I could walk around with a sign that says “I have lymphedema, stop staring at my legs!” The back would read, “Google it.”

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Curvicality’s Fitness Columnist LP’s Top Tips for Finding the Perfect Personal Trainer

As a personal trainer, I hear the same question all the time: “LP, What should I look for when I’m shopping for a trainer in my area?”

Mirna Valerio- Plus-Size Ultramarathon Runner - Curvicality Magazine

Meet Mirna Valerio, the Plus-Size Ultramarathon Runner Who Was a 2018 National Geographic Adventurer of the Year 

Mirna Valerio is one hell of an accomplished athlete. She’s completed 10 ultramarathons and nine marathons. She was also a National Geographic 2018 Adventurer of the Year, is sponsored by some pretty awesome sports companies and has written a book.  

Your Story - My heart Tried to Kill Me - Curvicality magazine

My Heart Tried to Kill Me and That Was Not the Worst Part

I am 42 and I had a heart attack. But the worst part (yes, worse than suffering a heart attack!) was repeatedly explaining that my weight had nothing to do with it. 

Body-Shaming-Among-Gal-Pals - Curvicality Magazine

Body Shaming Among Gal Pals? Yes, It Really Is a Thing

Chances are, if you’re a plus-size woman, you’ve run into this scenario: Some of your pals have invited you to lunch. It’s spring, and finally time to socialize after a long winter. Maybe you haven’t seen each other in a while. You banter, catch up with each other’s lives, drink mimosas and wine, and have a grand old time.


Confessions of a Plus-Size Grocery Cart Judger

What kind of a grocery shopper are you?