Marketing Medication as His and Hers? This Is ‘Anxiety Economy’ at Its Worst

March 14, 2019

(The Guardian) – The furious reaction this prompted on social media was not a surprise (the company has now apologised). For one, it’s dangerous – people should probably not be able to obtain psychiatric medication online via an opaque consultation system. In one tweet, Hers says the site is “so chill” it’s like “shopping for leggings, not prescription meds” – not stopping to think the two experiences should be antithetical by default.

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