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TikTok self-harm study finds ‘every parent’s nightmare’

TikTok’s recommendation algorithm pushes content about self-harm and eating disorders to teens within minutes of expressing interest in the topics, research shows. The Center for Countering Digital Hate (CCDH) found that the video-sharing site would promote content such as dangerously restrictive diets, pro-self-harm content and content romanticizing suicide to users who show a preference for …

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TikTok self-harm study finds ‘every parent’s nightmare’

TikTok’s recommendation algorithm pushes content about self-harm and eating disorders to teens within minutes of expressing interest in the topics, research shows. The Center for Countering Digital Hate (CCDH) found that the video-sharing site would promote content such as dangerously restrictive diets, pro-self-harm content and content romanticizing suicide to users who show a preference for …

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The shortage of essential cold and flu medicines for children could last until the spring of 2023. Here are some safe alternatives parents can try.

The shortage of essential cold and flu medicines for children could last until the spring of 2023. Here are some safe alternatives parents can try.

Tylenol, Amoxicillin, Tamiflu and Albuterol are all proving hard to find for some parents. Experts recommend asking your pharmacist if alternatives are available, such as generics or capsules. Do not give adult medications to children. Loading Something is loading. Thank you for your registration! Access your favorite topics in a personalized feed on the go. …

The shortage of essential cold and flu medicines for children could last until the spring of 2023. Here are some safe alternatives parents can try. Read More »