Weight loss videos are a mainstay on FYPs—whether users like it or not
TikTokers have spoken up about this issue.
On May 17, 2023 by Tricia Crimmins
‘That’s a huge difference’: How many calories are in a McDonald’s Sweet Tea? Customers aren’t sure
'The amount of ice could change everything.'
On Apr 24, 2023 by Braden Bjella
‘Everyone needs to be 20% smaller’: Influencer calls out Ozempic ad campaign for pushing weight-loss drugs
‘I’m so afraid of us.'
On Mar 30, 2023 by Tricia Crimmins
‘People are still questioning if fatphobia exists?’: People call out device that magnetically locks your jaw shut
The device connects to the upper and lower back teeth.
On Jun 28, 2021 by Stacey Ritzen
New TikTok trend fuels concern about eating disorders
The videos typically tout unsafe weight loss methods or reinforce the idea that 'thin is better.'
On May 14, 2020 by Nahila Bonfiglio
Khloé Kardashian slammed for promoting Flat Tummy products—again
New year, same drama.
On Jan 8, 2020 by Esther Bell
Noom is a weight loss program that prioritizes your mental health
Noom uses cognitive behavioral therapy and one-on-one weight-loss expertise to help you live a healthier lifestyle.
On Mar 18, 2019 by Marisa Losciale
Amazon tried to market worker’s labor as weight loss success story—and the internet isn’t having it
This is rich coming from a company known for mistreating its workers.
On Dec 4, 2018 by Samira Sadeque
Police say this popular Instagrammer was under the influence in deadly car crash
Police said she admitted to drinking and smoking marijuana before driving.
On Aug 26, 2018 by Ellen Ioanes
Man loses 50 pounds by playing a VR game
The game Soundboxing has you air boxing to the beat of the music.
On Feb 22, 2017 by Christina Bonnington
Woman who posted weight-loss journey on Instagram is getting all the hate
And she's not the first or last woman with body to be targeted.
On May 25, 2016 by Lyz Lenz
The plus-size community is shattering stereotypes about fitness
Forget Thinspiration. This online community is plus-size and proud.
On Feb 16, 2016 by Molly Stier
Carrie Fisher responds to body shamers who say she looks too old in ‘The Force Awakens’
The criticism has taken a toll on her.
On Dec 30, 2015 by Michelle Jaworski
If you want to lose weight, Instagram can help
The company's social media presence is bigger than their members' weight loss.
On Oct 5, 2015 by Marisa Kabas