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anorexia

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Teen girl shares road to anorexia recovery on Instagram

Swedish teen Antonia Eriksson uses Instagram to post photos of her inspiring transformation after battling with a deadly eating disorder.

By January 6, 2014

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Tumblr tackles pro-anorexia and suicide blogs

"We are deeply committed to supporting and defending our users' freedom of speech, but we do draw some limits," says the microblogging site.

By February 23, 2012

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Should pro-anorexia sites be banned?

The U.K.'s Royal College of Psychiatrists calls for pro-anorexia and pro-bulimia sites to be banned. But is this even feasible without specific governmental direction?

By September 23, 2009

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Instagram follows Tumblr, Pinterest; bans self-harm posts

Like Tumblr and Pinterest before it, the popular online photo-sharing service is banning content that encourages eating disorders, self-mutilation, or suicide.

By April 21, 2012

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Parents to decide if porn will be blocked as standard

A new consultation will allow parents to voice their opinion on three proposed methods for filtering online porn.

By June 28, 2012

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The toy mouse with the 'Jingle Bells' problem

Parents in the UK are up in arms after claiming that a $5 toy mouse is singing "pedophile, pedophile" instead of "Jingle Bells."

By December 7, 2009

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Work out, get on scale...tell your friends?

The latest craze in fitness is to log your progress and share it publicly on Twitter, Facebook, or niche networking sites. One reporter tackles the issue of whether it will do more harm than good to share her (embarrassingly obsessive) workout goals with the world.

By July 21, 2010

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FCC chairman outlines broadband plan for kids

Federal Communications Commission Chairman Julius Genachowski lays out a plan for 21st century digital access, citizenship, literacy, and safety.

By March 12, 2010