May 1, 2021
Instagram weight loss crackdown

Instagram Starts Targeting Posts that Promote ‘Miraculous’ Weight Loss

Instagram is now going after posts which tout ‘miraculous’ weight loss claims, attempting to stop or arrest the spread of misinformation…

Popular Facebook subsidiary social site Instagram is now targeting posts that proclaim weight loss gimmicks. 

Instagram Weight Loss Posts Crackdown Begins

Instagram states it will pay special attention to restrict or remove these type of posts. More particularly, posts that promote “miraculous” weight loss products and services.

For a good segment of the population, their Instagram feeds are littered with weight loss regimes and more. 

Instagram isn’t the only social media site to crackdown on misinformation about health topics. Pinterest has changed its policies regarding anti-vaccination content.

Savannah Marie

Savannah Marie loves writing and all things social media. She writes on a variety of topics, from social media to health and wellness to travel and all points in between! She is the lead writer and creator of Mixios and blogs with style and a one of a kind voice.

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