Even though social media is a way to keep in touch with our world, it is affecting teenagers negatively in the form of their health, cyberbullying and personality online and as such should be reconsidered immediately. Firstly, social media affects a teenager’s health in so many ways. A growing number of psychologists and neuroscientists believe social media may be doing more harm than good ( Derbyshire). For example social media is very addictive. Researchers have noted that the consequences
One of them being the social media, from which you can chat with your friends or you, can use it as a source of entertainment. But many people have argued with us whether it is good for us or bad for us. In the early days of social media, people thought that it actually helped us a lot, for example, we could chat with our friends on the go and people thought it brought people together. As time passes on, questions are being raised on the true impact of social media on teens. I believe that social media is indeed harming today’s teenagers.
Social media makes a special effect nd changes the world. They use a social media to do a cyber bullying. Some people feel they so famous in the social media, and it makes they addicted to social media. Excessive use a social media can also affect health problems. Especially eye strenght, because we always staring at our mobile screen, other effect are also present on our fingers.
The second article “The Upside of Selfies: Social Media isn’t all bad for Kids” by Kelly Wallace is about who social media can help teens and there problems around the world for teens”. Firstly social media is a dark place where teens can go and learn things and do things for fame that they should not do because it can harm them. The first example of this is in paragraph 4 of “Student Examines Negative Effects of Social Media on Teens” by Aurelie Krakowsky it states “They also put too much effort into following trends they see online instead of being themselves.” This shows that the internet can harm teens and have an effect on them teens are putting social media before themselves and others. All because of some of the trends it is making people so obsessed with social media. Some teens are getting hurt because of some of the trends they are doing to be popular and some of these trends can and will kill you.
Cyberbullying is the use of technology to harass, threaten,or embarrass another person. It has been used more online than in person these days because online it is easier to hide. It has become a great issue and teenagers are resulting in massive depression and even
Increasing use of social media among children has a negative effect on their relationships and behaviour because of their deep interaction in social media. Even though social media is very advance, it can’t replace real communication because technology can’t afford to get a substitute for real feelings and gestures used in a face-to-face conversation but its increasing use in the society is tending to prove this statement wrong. Emotions and feelings have been altered into emoticons that are incompetent of demonstrating the whole bunch of emotions. According to https://gigaom.com, We live in a world where we always communicate and we have sacrificed conversation for mere connection as E-mail, Twitter, Facebook all of these have their places in politics, commerce, romance and friendship. It does not matter how valuable they are, they can never replace
The Effects of Peer Pressure on Teenagers Peer pressure has become a well-known social issue crossing the world, especially for teenagers. As teens grow up, putting more and more attention on the comparison with their friends, they tend to be influenced by peer pressure that is generated by their social groups. In general, peer pressure has several negative effects on teenagers from their daily behavior to their ability of judging their identities. Specifically, peer pressure affects kids’ health, forcing them to follow the trends and negatively influenced them to try something bad. On the other hand, it also has some positive influences on teenagers: it increases teens’ attendance on activities and helps them practice their critical thinking
There have been many debates on whether social media has a positive or negative effect on our lives. Many people think that social media has had a definite positive effect on our lives as it has lead to many developments in technology; it has also lead many businesses to boom because they can learn more about their customers and target market through social media. As the UAE is still a relatively new country not many people may know of the ways that social media can affect the youth of this country. Emirati parents should monitor teenagers’ use of social media because of its negative effects on their education, health and its threat to their safety and privacy. EDUCATION The first negative effect social media has on teenagers is its effect on their education.
According to a new eMarketer report, “Worldwide Social Network Users: 2013 Forecast and Comparative Estimates” , one in every four people uses social media.It aims to find out the amount of people addicted to social media and find out why people use social media so frequently. However, what is considered as an addiction to social media? Most people just say that using too much of the electronic devices to access social media is considered as an addiction. How many hours of using the electronic devices to access social media is actually considered as an addiction? This report covers the background information of social media as well as the causes and consequences of social media.
From that point, can make them addicted to social media and with such fragility can ruin their bright future. Addicted, addiction is the most common right in society, both young and old. Examples of addictions in young children are children prefer to play the gadget compared with reading books, helping the elderly, and activities outside the home. From that it has been proven that the exam scores