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Nowadays, Most teenagers or youths are updated to Social media everyday and it's about 71% of the Teenagers worldwide connect to Social media, and most of them take Social media Daily as a routine, since Social Media is one of the bridge In this pandemic to support Online classes and other activities. There's a lot of things to do with Social Media, But most teenagers get addicted to Social Media considering as an entertainment and for popularity as a reality for teenagers. So, What are the effects of Social Media among Teenagers? Before that lets define what Social Media Addiction is?
Social Media Addiction is an excessive use of Social Media or using the platform lapsing to teenager's limitation that can be consider as a psychological problem due to oveuse of the platform. So I'm going to tell the positive and negative effect of Social media among Teenagers. In Positive effect,
1. Social Media Help us to Connect to our family and friends globally, it is way more convenient to communicate to them when they are in the other place or country. And
2. Social Media serves as an entertainment for us, such those videos and more and lastly, 3. In Social Media we can express our thoughts, situation, and feelings, by posting, and sharing someone's post that contains something thats related to what your situation. That's how Social Media help teenagers nowadays.
In the other hand, Social Media has also a Negative effect for Teenagers,
1. Insecurities, nowadays too many teenagers got insecured to someone by comparing their self to others, Comparing the quality of photos, got insecure to other's beauty, lack of popularity, and judgments, that's how teenagers got insecure to other's.
2. Lack of Sleep, the overuse of the platform leads to addiction that cusses the lack of sleep and lack of Socialization. Where you rarely communicate to your family or siblings.
3. Decreased productivity, where it leads to poor productivity in School work, like neglecting Assignments.
4. You can easily addicted through anticipation of reacts, comment, and shares.
That's how Social Media Addiction affects us, looking through the positive and negative effects help us to stay alert about the possoblible outcomes when get addicted to Social Media. Just always remember to always set a Limitation, we should always use it in Moderation. That's the Effects.of Social Media Addiction among Teenagers.