Social Media Addiction
Updated: 2/13/2020
Social Media Addiction

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  • 1:10PM
  • *uploads pic* I bet I'll get 30 likes in the next 10 minutes.
  • 1:20PM
  • you look pretty!
  • cute!
  • 1:20PM
  • Only 12?!?! People must think I'm a joke. I feel so embarrassed, I'll never be good enough!
  • A Chicago University study found that addiction to social media can be stronger that addiction to cigarettes and alcohol.
  • Profiles and accounts are checked throughout the day and can interrupt daily tasks as well as sleep patterns at night.
  • More and more users are are measuring self-worth on "likes" and comparing themselves to unrealistic lifestyles they see, leading to increased anxiety and depression.