5 Ways to Challenge Mental Health Stigma

By Palmer Hipp--May is Mental Health Month, and even though school is winding down, it’s the perfect time to learn about mental health and ways to fight stigma.

Sunday Link Love: How to Combat Body Bashing, Get Sex-Positive & Bounce Back After a Setback!

By Diana Denza—Whether you’re getting over failing a test or need to have a body image talk with your friend, this week’s lineup of articles will help you get through the little obstacles life throws your way. Enjoy!

Sunday Link Love: A Prom Season Pep Talk, the Dangers of ‘Benevolent’ Sexism + More!

By Diana Denza—The only thing I remember about my prom is how painful my strappy stilettos were.

5 Ways to Have a More Body-Positive Dating Life

By Kira Rakova--Dating is a complicated process to navigate. If you are part of a marginalized community in any way, it is often even trickier.

Mothers, Be Good to Your Daughters

Girls star Zosia Mamet recently spoke to People magazine about how her struggles with body image stemmed in part from her mother’s insecurities and patterns of behavior.


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Proud2Bme is an online community created by and for teens. We cover everything from fashion and beauty to news, culture, and entertainment—all with the goal of promoting positive body image and encouraging healthy attitudes about food and weight.

This site was developed in partnership with Riverduinen and made possible by generous contributions from JPMorgan Chase, Globant, the University of Delaware, and The Hilda & Preston Davis Foundation.

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