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Information and rants about living in the real world as an SSBBW

As SSBBWs, we live in a world built for smaller people. Each day we face challenges to fit in, or even to just fit. While education and information are powerful tools, our best resource is each other. Let us know your tips or rants about this subject at

In the News (The Good, the Bad and the Ugly) .....

Carrie Bickmore becomes emotional over body image issues - Click Here

Dove champions radical body positivity in a new video produced by Shonda Rhimes - Click Here

Meet Louise Green - the plus-size personal trainer who ditched diets and embraced fitness - Click Here

MIND TRICKS Crinkle cut plates and heavy cutlery could solve the obesity crisis as they 'trick people into eating less' - Click Here

Swallowable gastric balloon could help the obese lose weight without surgery - Click Here

Letters to the Editor...

We receive a few letters to the editor now and then and would like to post them here. If you have anything to say we'd love to hear from you too, so send us an email or drop us a line on Facebook.

"There's something like a line of gold thread running through a man's words when he talks to his daughter, and gradually over the years it gets to be long enough for you to pick up in your hands and weave into a cloth that feels like love itself."
~John Gregory Brown, Decorations in a Ruined Cemetery, 1994
"Dad, your guiding hand on my shoulder will remain with me forever."
~Author Unknown

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