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Social media and mental health

July 18, 2017

Cyberbullying, fear of missing out, anxiety: how badly does social media affect our mental health?

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Social media and mental health

UK health organizations asked some 1,500 young people to rate the impact of five social media platforms on their well being. More than 90 percent of 16-24-year-olds use online networks. Which platforms are the worst for your mental health?