• Fitness,  Health

    How to Achieve YOUR Ideal Body

    Everyone and every body is completely different, and there are so many different health and fitness goals that different people might want to achieve. Throughout my whole life I’ve struggled with being overweight, and I recently began to feel it impacting upon my health, so in January I decided to stop trying a different fad or restrictive diet every week  and finally get educated on how to achieve my goal of becoming a healthy weight and getting more toned through a lifestyle change, rather than a dangerous diet. Since then I’ve lost some weight and learned a LOT about health and fitness, and most importantly I’ve really enjoyed doing it.…

  • Feminism,  Health

    Male Contraceptive Pill: The Pros and Cons

    The University of Washington recently carried out a male contraceptive pill clinical trial. The trial found that the pill can stop sperm production with no effect on fertility. Male pills have been produced in the past, but have never made it past trialling. This was due to the side effects, all of which are common of the female contraceptive pill. When I heard that the male pill may become a reality I was ecstatic: finally, it won’t be the burden of women to deal with contraception. This seemed like a big step in terms of equality by allowing men to deal with the consequences of sex. But as I began…