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Overcoming the glorification of self-harm


A recent YouGov study found that anxiety amongst young people is on the rise in the social media age. 18% of 16-25 year olds believed that life wasn’t worth living, with other...

Antisocial media: Is Instagram’s pledge to remove graphic images of self-harm enough for vulnerable young people?


In the wake of the suicide of British teenager Molly Russell, Instagram has promised to ban graphic self-harm images from the social media platform. As a recovered self-harmer,...