A Word on Pro-Ana Websitesby
If you’re not familiar with the concept, pro-ana websites are those designed to provide support.... An introduction to one site I found had this to say:
“This is a pro-ana website. Pro-ana is a source of support...
ProAna and Pro Mia websites on the riseby
I spent some time on ProAna and Pro Mia (as in buliMIA) sites to understand what they contain. They tend... use the sites’ content to say anything negative about the ProAna and Pro Mia movement (as they refer...
Anti-pro-anti-pro-ana, or no?by
. Then there is the fact that the pro-ana materials are clearly far more symptom than cause. I'm also not at all sure... shows' obsession with weight loss ends and proana begins. And I'm annoyed by the prurient nature of everyone's...
HuffPost Live on Pro-Anaby
I was initially hesitant to do this interview because I don't think that publicizing these websites is necessarily a good thing (I know many people who first started visiting pro-anorexia sites...
Pro-ana goes publicby
Disordered Times ..
Newsweek has an interesting article out on how pro-ana groups are coming out of the anonymous shadows of free-hosted websites and into the very public arena of Facebook. Anti-pro-ana Facebook groups...
in whether Pinterest, Tumblr, or Instagram, or anyone else bans "Thinspo" and pro-ana materials.
1. You can't...? The people creating and consuming pro-ana and pro-mia stuff are often quite ill, and that is sad, but they're...
Social Networking & Pro-Ana Groupsby
gone to a few of these pro-ana and pro-mia sites since our Chicago jaunt where I learned... was being used for until I came across this article in Newsweek titled “Pro-Anorexia Groups Spread to Facebook”.
Having just read Perfect Girls...
Photo Finish Ends US Pro Championshipsby
In an exciting photo finish, Tyler Hamilton (Rock Racing) defeated Blake Caldwell (Team Garmin - Chipotle p/b H3O) for top honors as the new American professional champion.