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By On March 10th, 2016

Does Moderating Pro-Eating Disorder Groups On Social Media Make It Worse?

Social media is being increasingly scrutinized for the role it potentially plays in facilitating eating disorders. Sites like Facebook, Instagram, and Tumblr have developed devoted communities of young girls who share dangerous images intended to provide inspiration to continue abstaining from food or purging – often called “thinspiration.” Overall, most social media networks have left…

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