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She tried to block eating-disorder content on TikTok. It still pops up daily

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Content creators—along with viewers—have nonetheless figured out ways to evade TikTok’s measures, according to data gathered by Within Health, an online provider of eating-disorder treatment (Photo: AP)Premium
Content creators—along with viewers—have nonetheless figured out ways to evade TikTok’s measures, according to data gathered by Within Health, an online provider of eating-disorder treatment (Photo: AP)

Despite TikTok’s efforts, the algorithm can’t filter it all; some people find workarounds to access the videos, using Google searches, misspelled hashtags and more

Naomi Sanders tried to set up her TikTok account so she wouldn’t see videos about eating disorders, but she says they’re impossible to avoid.

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