What’s the Connection Between Social Media and Depression?
Depressive Disorders

What’s the Connection Between Social Media and Depression?

Facebook, Twitter, and other social networking sites are great ways to connect with others, see what is going on in the world, and, well, kill some time. However, while they might seem like obvious sources of overwhelming joy—baby announcements, rekindled friendships, adorable pictures of kittens!—new research published in the journal Depression and …

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Resources
  1. Primack, Brian A. (2016, September). Email interview.
  2. Sidani, J. E., Shensa, A., Radovic, A., Miller, E., Colditz, J. B., Hoffman, B. L., … & Primack, B. A. (2016). Association between social media use and depression among US young adults. Depression and anxiety, 33(4), 323-331.
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