WCCO interviews SJMC's Thiel-Stern about depression-social media link

Could use of social media be linked to depression?

It turns out, there could. With people tending to put their best feet forward, people tend to see one side, though that's rarely the whole picture. WCCO-TV's John Lauritsen interviews Shayla Thiel-Stern, who says it's natural to compare yourself to rivals or friends.

Thiel-Stern, a professor at the University of Minnesota's School of Journalism and Mass Communication, says how that comparison makes you feel might have more to do with who those points of reference are and if you respect them.

Read the full story at WCCO-TV.

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