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Facebook Envy

Why No One Looks Cool Posing For Photographs

The Huffington Post | Mallika Rao | Posted 10.26.2015 | Arts

If the age of social media has taught us anything, it’s to fear the photograph. Photos trigger what researcher Hanna Krasnova, in a pioneering study...

When Kids Behave Badly... An Antidote to Facebook Envy

Janice Windt | Posted 05.29.2016 | Parents
Janice Windt

Have you ever carried a screaming toddler, over your shoulder, up the stairs and out of a birthday party with your eldest son being dragged along behind as you do? We have. This past Sunday actually.

5 Reasons Why Facebook Can Be Dangerous for People With Depression

Lorne Jaffe | Posted 05.15.2016 | Healthy Living
Lorne Jaffe

Last week I fell into panic mode. It started with intense chest pains each time I logged onto Facebook to check the groups I belong to as well as scro...

Heavy Facebook Use Makes Some People Jealous And Depressed: Study

The Huffington Post | Damon Beres | Posted 02.04.2015 | Technology

Paying too much attention to your Facebook friends' updates could be bad for your mental health, according to a new study

How To Get Over Facebook Envy

Lisa Earle McLeod | Posted 03.18.2014 | Healthy Living
Lisa Earle McLeod

Humans are called the "comparing creatures." Comparing ourselves to others is how we make sense of life. Comparisons can inspire us to grow and change. Comparisons can also provide helpful examples of what we don't want to be. But comparisons without context don't tell the full story.

Is Facebook Making You Miserable?

Reuters | Belinda Goldsmith | Posted 01.25.2014 | Technology

By Belinda Goldsmith LONDON (Reuters) - Witnessing friends' vacations, love lives and work successes on Facebook can cause envy and tri...

Three Ways to Avoid Facebook Induced FOMO

Adam Smiley Poswolsky | Posted 03.19.2013 | Technology
Adam Smiley Poswolsky

Instead of comparing yourself to others, and feeling jealous on Facebook every time someone is doing something cooler than you are, self-acceptance will give you the confidence to love who you are and position you to support your friends, who in return, will carry you to extraordinary new heights.

Facebook Envy: How Cruising Can Kill Self Esteem

Wendy Sachs | Posted 04.09.2012 | Technology
Wendy Sachs

Facebook Envy can be downright harmful to self esteem. But Facebook is an alternate universe, not reality. It's a ubiquitous PR machine where everyone's persona can sparkle brighter.