• Can social media websites make eating disorders more problematic?

    Can social media websites make eating disorders more problematic?

    An expert has carried out research to see whether or not social media is linked to a rise in eating disorders. Anna Lavis, a researcher at the University of Birmingham, described images of “sculpted, sucked-in and slimmed-down female bodies” on Facebook and Instagram as “deeply problematic.” Figures from the past three years showed a significant
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