Tag Archives: mental health

  1. My Mental Illness Made Me Skinny

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    January 17, 2014 by Emily Pergament

    Because:

    • I want the stigma to end, so I should do my part.
    • Hearing women like Jenny Lawson and Lena Dunham discuss their experiences has empowered me to discuss mine.
    • One of my New Year’s resolutions was to speak up about this topic. Or maybe it wasn’t. But I definitely resolved to write more.
    • I would have given my left nut to read an essay like this while I was in the thick of it.
    • Basically, I just wish this topic was talked about, so I’M going to talk about it.

    Remember that post about “shitty personal stuff” in October? Yeah…
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