Thinspo, Social Media Nightmare

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Thinspo, Social Media Nightmare

Anorexia is a complex and devastating mental disorder.  Sufferers quite literally starve themselves to death in order to obtain protruding ribs, sharp hips, and thigh gap.  It’s scary to think that society has come to the point where there are forums on ever major social media site – Tumblr, Twitter, Instagram, and Pinterest – all have been plagued by ProAna and Thinspo pages which support a disorder which has the highest mortality rate of all psychological disorders.  According to the National Eating Disorders Association Information Center  anorexia will claim the lives of 10% of its