21 Oct 2019

Social media has little impact on mental wellbeing

From The Panel, 4:24 pm on 21 October 2019

This might overturn some previously held assumptions. Social media has little to do with mental well-being.

Dr Sam Stronge from Auckland University's School of Psychology has found that someone would have to spend vast amounts of time online - more than 29 hours at stretch - for it to cause distress.