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Predatory behavior runs rampant in Facebook’s addiction support groups

Discussion in 'Other Health News and Research' started by Indigophoton, May 21, 2018.

  1. Indigophoton

    Indigophoton Senior Member (Voting Rights)

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    Something to be aware of for anyone who makes use of support groups on Facebook:
     
  2. alktipping

    alktipping Senior Member (Voting Rights)

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    it happens on health sites too . I have seen posts by people claiming to have been cured by the lightning process it is sickening how many people only see a way to make easy money out of other peoples suffering.
     
  3. TiredSam

    TiredSam Moderator Staff Member

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    John Oliver did rehab clinics this week. Completely unregulated and thoroughly dodgy.

     
  4. Trish

    Trish Moderator Staff Member

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    Just tried to watch - I'm told by YouTube it's not available in the UK.
     
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  5. BruceInOz

    BruceInOz Senior Member (Voting Rights)

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    Same in Australia. A quick google did find the same thing (I think) that is watchable in Australia at least here though:
     
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