Anorexics Weigh In on ‘Thinspo’ Internet Sites

Written by on March 7, 2013, for ABC News

Thinspo Internet sites that glorify extreme thinness are increasing.

 

 

Thinspo –short for “thinspiration” – is a common term used to tag images and ideas posted on social media sites meant to encourage women to stay thin or become even thinner.

Women of all shapes and sizes visit thinspo blogs, post thinspired messages and tweet out related images daily. They use thinspro as a motivational tool, much the same as tacking inspirational notes and photos onto a refrigerator or mirror….. Click here to read more.

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