Facebook can worsen depression in teens

"Facebook depression" is among potential harms to teens who use social networking sites.

Researchers disagree on whether it's a distinct condition or simply an extension of depression kids feel offline, too.

But there are unique aspects that can make Facebook especially tough for troubled kids.

Facebook provides a skewed view of what's really going on.

Some teens say that chalking up online friends and photos amount to a popularity contest.



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