Comparing Yourself to Facebook Friends

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Comparing yourself to Facebook friends can lead to physical ailments.

In Your Health News,

Social media might be bad for your health.

This finding comes from a new study of about 160 Facebook users.

It reveals people who compared themselves to their Facebook friends were more aware of physical ailments like poor sleep , weight gain and muscle pain.

Women and those with anxiety or depression also perceived more physical symptoms.

 

Categories: Ask The Doctor, Dee Armstrong