Social media can cause negative impacts on a teen’s mental health

Social media sites like Instagram, Facebook and Twitter have had some negative impacts on teenagers, especially girls, and especially during the pandemic where kids gravitated towards these platforms as a coping mechanism for loneliness, according to one Rutgers psychiatrist. Dr. Muhammed Zeshan said during the pandemic and the quarantine, social media was a great platform… Continue reading Social media can cause negative impacts on a teen’s mental health

Springfield mental health advocates explain impacts of social media on the brain, especially in young girls

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (KY3) – The Wall Street Journal revealed Facebook researchers have repeatedly found Instagram to be toxic for teen girls. The newspaper reported Tuesday researchers at Facebook, which bought Instagram in 2012, have been conducting studies for three years into how the app affects its millions of young users. The research found Instagram can… Continue reading Springfield mental health advocates explain impacts of social media on the brain, especially in young girls

72% of millennials say social media impacts their buying choices | Business

Social media has become an integral part of our lives, especially when it comes to younger generations. Its impact is far-reaching, influencing us in countless ways, from our body image to our political views to buying decisions. Speaking of the latter, millennials seem to be especially prone to allowing social media content to guide their… Continue reading 72% of millennials say social media impacts their buying choices | Business

Survey: 72% of millennials say social media impacts their buying choices

Social media has become an integral part of our lives, especially when it comes to younger generations. Its impact is far-reaching, influencing us in countless ways, from our body image to our political views to buying decisions. Speaking of the latter, millennials seem to be especially prone to allowing social media content to guide their… Continue reading Survey: 72% of millennials say social media impacts their buying choices