Study: Facebook addicts may have lower self-esteem
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|Tue, 04-10-2012 - 10:47am|
An interesting new study came out that describes Facebook addicts as having lower self-esteem.
According to CBS news "When researchers ask subjects to rank the importance of why they use Facebook, the top three reasons were: to maintain contact (88 percent), maintain their network (83 percent) and read status updates (77 percent).
One of the most interesting findings of the study was the correlation between Facebook usage and self-esteem.
"Results showed that Facebook usage had a significant negative relationship with self-esteem," researchers said in the report. "In other words, the results indicated that users who spend more time on Facebook have lower self-esteem." READ MORE
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