Is ‘Facebook Envy’ Making You Depressed?

Seems like there’s always a study about Facebook, and new research has found more ways that that site can make you miserable.

The worst offender to “Facebook envy” may be a surprise, but it’s looking at your friend’s vacation photos.

The study conducted by two German universities found that the second-most anxiety-producing Facebook subject was “social interaction” — like comparing the number of birthday greetings you get to a co-worker or friend.

Another form of ‘Facebook envy’ happens when you see a friend or co-worker celebrating a promotion, new job or work milestone on the site.

Read more about ‘Facebook envy’ and what it may be doing to you by clicking HERE and take our very scientific poll:


More from Dan Taylor in the Morning on WCBSFM.com!


Latest from WCBSFM.com >

More from Dan Taylor
Comments

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

More From WCBS-FM 101.1

Big Show PodcastScott Shannon Weekly Podcast
Sunday 7am-11amScott Shannon's new show featuring artist interviews, song countdowns, one-hit-wonders and commentary from Scott.

Listen Live