Computer scientists at Indiana University discovered a relationship between the number of social media "friends" and happiness.
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Economists from the University of Sheffield found in their study the negative social media effects on youth. The more time children spend on platforms like Instagram, Facebook, Snapchat and WhatsApp, findings found the less happy they feel about certain domains in their life and life overall.
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Fake news does, in fact, affect the children's perception of reality.
Social media still has its benefits, like keeping in touch with friends and family that are separated by large distances. A central reason that we keep coming back to social media is that we keep thinking it will give us a boost and make us feel better. But in reality, it makes us feel worse.
Studies reveal that Facebook can potentially trigger depression along with feelings of jealousy and inferiority.
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One's social media newsfeed can sometimes be draining, especially for teenagers, thus it is important to know how to block negativity.
In a generation where social media has become an integral part of everyday life, its effects on the mental health of children are being further exploited.
Researchers found that an average of 23.16 hours was spent a week on social media.
Scientists are recommending the use of internet-based data as reliable tools for forecasting disease outbreaks.
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Researchers from the University of Sheffield School of Health and Related Research (ScHARR) are today making a series of recommendations for NHS mental health trusts to change the way they collect and use patient feedback to improve the quality of care for inpatients.