Stories of the myriad ways the web affects our health, and what to do about it. Here, we explain the latest news about whether your favorite food is going to kill you or not. Or sometimes we’re just gushing about the latest sex toy.
Instagram to restrict posts promoting diet culture and plastic surgery
Instagram seems to be trying to combat the toxic diet culture often promoted by influencers on its platform.
Doctor who sends abortion pills to U.S. women online sues FDA
Rebecca Gomperts has been fighting for reproductive rights since the '90s.
Popular period tracking apps are sharing users’ private sexual health info with Facebook
Like when you have sex.
‘Do Your Makeup Like Your Meds’ challenge finds the beauty in medication
'It's become this way for me to cope with my illnesses because I can be the one in charge of making myself feel beautiful.'
Fitness influencer shamed for ‘sharing numbers’ in weight loss posts
Cassey Ho defended herself on her popular blog Blogilates.
Facebook content moderators continue to suffer from brutal working conditions
Moderators have to watch everything–from infants being raped and pigs being set on fire to beheadings.
Counselors reportedly pressured to share private info about Facebook moderators
One manager allegedly said that 'confidentiality does not exist' for employees.
Comedian’s cancer almost went undiagnosed because of a doctor’s weight bias
'A doctor told me to 'lose weight' & it would go away.'
Robot Trump head spits out an ibuprofen every time the president tweets
Ibuprofen-spitting Trump must be working overtime.
Report: Trump administration funds help promote anti-abortion group’s health app
The FEMM app is being used to promote abstinence.
Instagram influencers are risking their health for the perfect selfie in a toxic lake
How far would you go for the 'gram?
Trans/Sex: From orgasms to dysphoria, the truth about vaginoplasty
Recovering from vaginoplasty is a journey—but a worthwhile one.
Seed University might actually be the first good influencer school
The online 'university' is trying to stop the spread of misinformation.
YouTubers Eugenia Cooney and Shane Dawson make a joint comeback
Cooney opened up about her eating disorder for the very first time.
Florida woman charged with a felony after posting video of daughter licking medical supplies
She is facing up to 30 years in prison.
Netflix set to lay off the smoking, Chief Hopper likely the one to blame
No word on how this will affect 'Russian Doll' yet.