Social media’s impact on mental health
Do you scroll through social media a little more than you should? Most of us use some form of social media every day; but have you ever thought about the potential affect it may be having on your metal health? Several recent studies have suggested that online platforms are leading to an increase in anxiety and depression in young people, while others imply that having an online community can actually help with mental health issues. Tina Matolov spoke with three professionals in the field to find out more about our online habits and their effects on our mental health.