The Effects Of Social Media And Mental Illness?
They then start to beg their parents for one using the reasoning they probably saw on tv, such as: “Well, what if something happened to me? Then you would know where I was at all times”. After a while of endless harassment from their child or great convincing, their parents give in, and now a child who is in third grade has a cell phone. Upon having a smart phone, kids will download social media applications, it is inevitable with all of the advertisements and the upgrades that television shows have incorporated using social media into their shows. Kids are more vulnerable to cyber bullying and the effect of social media on their self esteem. Studies show that the content that the media releases has a negative effect on the self esteem of todays youth. In a study conducted by Mary Polce-Lynch et al. reported between 116 girls and 93 boys, girls reported lower self esteem through media than boys. All of the advertisement and social constructions that are produced, it affects more women then