Advertisements


The worst social media app for young people"s mental health

CNN has reported on a new study by the Royal Society for Public Health in the UK. The study titled #StatusofMind, surveyed almost 1500 young people aged 14 to 24 on how certain social me.....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMay 19th, 2017

The worst social media app for young people"s mental health

CNN has reported on a new study by the Royal Society for Public Health in the UK. The study titled #StatusofMind, surveyed almost 1500 young people aged 14 to 24 on how certain social me.....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMay 19th, 2017

Instagram Found To Be The Worst Social Media For Young Mental Health

Facebook’s photo-sharing platform Instagram is the worst social media network in terms of its impact on the mental health of young people, according to a survey. The survey found that .....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkMay 19th, 2017

New tech, new panic: Don"t blame Social media for depression in youngsters

There are hints of moral panic in the notion of a mental health epidemic in young people.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardMar 3rd, 2017

Facebook admits that social media can be bad for you (FB)

Drew Angerer/Getty Images Facebook has acknowledged that too much social media can be damaging to people's mental health. The company is coming under increasing scrutiny about its impact on society. A former Facebook exec rece.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderDec 15th, 2017

How social networks like Instagram could help identify when someone is depressed

Many studies point towards social media having a negative impact on our mental health. However, new research has shown that the way people use social media could be an indicator that they may develop a .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderAug 10th, 2017

Depression, Mental Health and the West: How the West"s Cultural Values Make People Unhappy

From social media to advertising, happiness is everywhere you look. And it isn't healthy, suggests new research......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekAug 2nd, 2017

This social network ranks as the worst for young people’s mental health (it’s not Facebook)

Constantly browsing other people’s fabulous lives online may exacerbate anxiety and depression......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJul 26th, 2017

Instagram and Snapchat Are the Worst Social Networks for Your Children"s Mental Health

A UK mental health group's survey of 1,500 shows there are real dangers in social media......»»

Category: topSource: incMay 22nd, 2017

This popular social network ranks as the worst for young people’s mental health

Constantly browsing other people’s fabulous lives online may exacerbate anxiety and depression......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 20th, 2017

Depressed by all those fabulous lifestyles online? This social network ranks as the worst for young people’s mental health

Posting constant updates on the social network could reveal emotional stress......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 19th, 2017

This social network ranks as the worst for young people’s mental health

Posting constant updates on the social network could reveal emotional stress......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 19th, 2017

Tragic Suicide Of Chinese Star Sheds Light On Country"s Mental Health Stigma

Since Qiao’s death last Friday night, Chinese social media has seen an outpouring of emotion from fans of the young star, who are discussing not just the tragedy of his death, but also the broader tragedy of mental illness and depressive disorders remai.....»»

Category: topSource: forbesSep 22nd, 2016

Young Americans struggle to afford mental health treatment

Many people pay thousands of dollars out of pocket for treatment......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 15th, 2018

Prince William warned girls on the dangers of social media and Photoshop in a recent school visit

Getty/WPA Pool Just like many people, Prince William is aware of the problems that social media can cause for young adults. In a recent school visit, the Prince spoke to students about body image and cyb.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderFeb 9th, 2018

The 3 biggest health and fitness lies people believe on social media, according to fitness Instagram star Anna Victoria

Anna Victoria/Instagram Trainer Anna Victoria knows all about the ins and outs of social media......»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderFeb 8th, 2018

Mark Zuckerberg says he"s changing the way Facebook works for people"s well-being — but it could be worse for your mental health

Mark Zuckerberg recently announced Facebook will start to prioritize "meaningful social interactions" over content from news sources and publications.  The change is meant to help users' overall well-being.  But according to studies, this will.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJan 17th, 2018

Snapchat Releases “A Look Back At 2017” – A Story Of Your Snaps

Snapchat exploded soon after launch, quickly becoming the go-to social media app for young people. The model of shari.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkDec 30th, 2017

Facebook Admits Social Media Can Harm Your Mental Health

Passively scrolling your newsfeed can make you feel worse - but active communication can do the opposite. Two of Facebook's in-ho.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneDec 16th, 2017

Why Facebook added a mute button

The company says it is researching the impact of social media on things like mental health and child development......»»

Category: topSource: cnnDec 15th, 2017

Snap lays off 18 employees in recruiting division

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Social media company Snap Inc said on Friday it had laid off 18 people in its recruiting division, an unusual move for a young company with ambitious growth plans and a likely reflection of tough competition from Facebook Inc ......»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 20th, 2017