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Friday Poetic Wellness: Alfredo Marceneiro 🇵🇹

Poetic Reflections Of ALFREDO MARCENEIRO’S “A Casa De Mariquinhas!” Thrive Global invites voices from many spheres to share their perspectives on our Community platform. Community stories are not commissioned by our editorial team, and opinions expressed by Community contributors do not reflect the opinions of Thrive Global or its employees. More information on our Community…

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I Wasn’t Sure I Had An Eating Disorder, Until I Realized How Food Controlled Me

The sound of my beating heart continued to thump in my ears as I climbed the steps of a shiny gray building on Monkland Avenue, Notre-Dame-de-Grâce’s most gentrified main vessel. The neighborhood still managed to retain certain bones bearing old-world charm, making the group therapy appointment Marjorie suggested feel a lot less threatening. It was…