Social Network Health News

Date Posted
Article Title
8/15/2018
Your Cell Phone and Your Social Life

Can your cell phone be a downer when you're out with friends?

8/10/2018
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6/24/2018
6/11/2018
Loneliness and Heart Health

Social isolation raises risk of heart disease

6/7/2018
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4/27/2018
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3/20/2018
Social Media Use and Happiness

Increased social media use may impact the well-being of girls more than boys, study finds.

3/19/2018
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10/18/2017
The Value of Unplugging

Yes, this means turning off your devices!

10/9/2017
Are You an 'Anti-Vaxxer'? Your Friends Are on Twitter

Social media is a place where they vent, support each other's views, study finds

8/30/2017
Looking for a Plastic Surgeon on Instagram? Beware

You may end up with a barber or a dentist instead

8/8/2017
Instagram Photos May Offer Snapshot of Mental Health

Social media posts seem to give clues to presence of depression, researchers say

8/7/2017
'Loneliness Epidemic' Called a Major Public Health Threat

Social isolation tied to increased risk for premature death, research suggests

6/9/2017
NBA Players' Late-Night Tweets May Be Bad for Their Game: Study

Those who posted turned in a poorer performance the next day; lack of sleep the likely culprit

6/1/2017
MS-Related Brain Changes May Affect Social Skills

Study might explain why some multiple sclerosis patients stop understanding what others are feeling

5/23/2017
You're Less Apt to Fact-Check 'Fake News' When It's on Social Media: Study

When users saw others looking at same report online, they were less likely to verify claims

5/19/2017
Women Aren't Better at Reading People's Faces After All

Study found men were just as good at gauging others in social settings