Wellness

The 5 Most Annoying Gym Habits

When I first pitched myself and my writerly skillz to the Literally, Darling editorial team,…

The Girl Power Tag

I was watching beauty videos on YouTube like always when I saw Selena Gomez was…

Three Gluten Myths, Unraveled

If you pay any attention to the latest food claims and diet trends, then you’ll…

Why We Get Pap Tests: Sometimes There’s Something Wrong

By Cassidy Avery I can find people who love getting their hair cut (mmmm… someone…

Sex & the ‘C-Word’: “Check ‘Em Tuesday” and Tabloid Bad Taste

Another day at Literally, Darling – oh, and another boob problem. Ah, we do like…

I Gained 10 Pounds And I’ve Never Been Happier

By Abby Rosmarin Imagine yourself at a party with some friends. Now, imagine that you’re a…

Cooking My Way Through Mental Illness

By Emma Birrell Mental illness is one of those things that has been shoved aside…

Fighting To Change The Future: Why Alzheimer’s Disease Matters To Me

Alzheimer’s is the sixth leading cause of death in the United States. More than five million…

Bariatric Surgery: Cuts Both Ways

It is estimated that, as of 2008, 1.4 billion adults are overweight or obese worldwide.…

Multitasking: Efficient Or Ineffective?

Like any college student, I spend every week attending a mixture of lectures and seminars.…

The Mammogram Debate: What You Need To Know For Your Ta-Tas

Listen up, ladies—getting our ta-tas smashed by a machine from the moment we’re 40 years…

Why We Need To Talk About Female Genital Mutilation

By Christie FitzPatrick  **Warning: This article contains graphic descriptions and may cause triggers for sexual…

Literally Darling’s Fashion Guide For Fluctuating Weight

When I lost weight last year, I used to dread getting dressed each day. The…

Pushing Mental Illness To The Wayside

“Over the centuries, there have been trends in the way mental illness is viewed and…

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Boredom Is My Arch-Nemesis

“The over-bored go overboard.” I came across that line in a post by Katherine Leon…

Getting To Know Kelsey Through GIFs

Welcome to the next episode of Getting to Know Literally, Darling‘s authors! I love GIFs…

A Cynic’s Guide To “The Secret”

Ask, believe, receive. This is my oldest sister Queenie’s new philosophy, taken from the pages…

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On Knowing When To Quit

Sometimes it seems like, in our current economy, “quit” is the ultimate four-letter word. When…

Picking On Repeat: Life With Dermatillomania

The term dermatillomania is really just a more complicated term for Skin Picking Disorder, which…

5 Resolutions For Better Hair In 2014

We’re coming to the end of the first month of the year, which means it’s…