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Opinion | Social media platforms should restrict diet product marketing

Opinion | Social media platforms should restrict diet product marketing

By Nina Santucci, Staff Columnist

February 27, 2020

Instagram’s updated restrictions are a step in the right direction for making social media a better environment for its mostly young and impressionable audience and will hopefully lessen exposure to the harmful messages often sent by diet products.

Opinion | Cutting down on diet talk

Opinion | Cutting down on diet talk

By Leah Mensch, Opinions Editor

January 5, 2020

We would all benefit from cutting discussion surrounding diet and weight from conversation.

Opinion | 5 reasons you shouldn’t worry about the freshman 15

Opinion | 5 reasons you shouldn't worry about the freshman 15

By Leah Mensch, Opinions Editor

June 28, 2019

You shouldn’t ruin your first year of college worrying about the freshman 15, especially when there really isn’t evidence to support it in the first place.

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