One in ten women are diagnosed with polycystic ovarian syndrome, but not many know what this is. PCOS can lead to various health problems if it is left untreated, so it is important that more people become aware of this syndrome.
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Not only do companies sell more through gendering their products, but in addition items labeled “for her” tend to be higher in price than those “for men.” Essentially women are paying higher prices to purchase items that are more “womanly” but function exactly the same as the equivalent male product.
From a young and impressionable age we are presented with a false dichotomy: be weak and give into the super sized, yummy fries and forever be ridiculed and unlovable in your disgustingly fat body; or be strong and don’t eat anything so you can be thin, and therefore disciplined, beautiful, and worthy of acceptance and attention.
Is it just me, or do certain insults make you cringe? You know, “that’s gay,” “man up,” “pussy,” “you’re being a little bitch,” why are identities and body parts being used as insults? This is not normal.
But what’s wrong with butch women? Hairy women? Man-hating lesbian women? What’s the purpose behind saying that hairy lesbians are “just a small minority” of feminists?