BOSTON (CBS) – It’s the latest parental worry regarding social media…it’s “Facebook Depression.”
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Could something called Facebook Depression be the latest potential effect of social media on troubled teens that obsess over the online site? Professor Gerald Kane at Boston College says what’s posted on Facebook often reflects what happens in real life.READ MORE: Distraction Brewing Company, Local Artists Team Up To Support Charity
Kane talks about one important issue that can be amplified in the social media. So parents need to stay involved with what their kids are experiencing online.MORE NEWS: 'Long Overdue': Peabody, Sudbury Plow Drivers Preparing For Saturday's Nor'easter
And Kane says that parental involvement for online media is as important as keeping tabs on what they do outside social media every day.