Overwhelmed by social media? Here are some tips

Via Peters

Having 24/7 access to troubling news can feed your anxiety. Dr. Colleen Cira explains how to determine whether you need a break. While social media sites have been a great way to reconnect with old friends or family, the sites have also become a dumping ground of sorts for news […]

Depression linked with social media use in adults

Via Peters

Share on PinterestNew research finds a link between depressive symptoms and social media use among adults. peepo/Getty Images Researchers investigated the link between social media use and depression in adults, including older adults. They found that the use of some social media, but not all, has associations with an increased […]

Social Media Use Tied to Increase of Depressive Symptoms in Adults

Via Peters

This year has brought an increased awareness about the potential harm that social media platforms like Instagram and TikTok can have on teens’ mental health. A Facebook whistleblower’s testimony before Congress and leaked internal documents detailed the increased risks for poor self-esteem, disordered eating, and suicidal thoughts in some young […]