Does social media make people isolated?
"Social media doesn't make people isolated and depressed," the Mail Online reports.
The news is based on a new study that looked at what researchers termed "social displacement" due to social media. This was defined as spending less time in face-to-face interaction due to time spent on social media. The researchers thought that this could lead to reduced wellbeing.
The study consisted of 2 surveys. The first carried out between 2009 and 2011 asked more than 2,000 people aged 33-37 about their social media use and face-to-face interactions.Read Full Article