This community fills a gap for those of us who'd like to discuss fitness (in the sense of fitness for whatever you want to be able to do with your body and life), body image and health issues without the usual gender & appearance BS (people of any gender are welcome, btw). It grew, almost accidentally, out of this post and this post from my own LJ. Use it as a support group. Use it to generate ideas. Use it to hold yourself accountable if you'd like.
Feel free to pose questions, post articles, or tell others about your physical goals or body image struggles. Whether you're just starting to see yourself as strong and beeyootiful or you have suggestions to help others, I hope you'll feel welcome here.
While we all fight this battle with ourselves and others, you are strongly discouraged from the following in posts and comments to this community:
using abusive language about your body or anyone else's