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Instagram is Supposed to be Friendly. So Why is it Making People so Miserable?

16 mins | Sep 25, 2018
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For a growing number of users and mental health experts, the positivity of Instagram is precisely the problem, with its relentless emphasis on promoting ‘perfect’ lifestyles. Should everyone just stop scrolling?
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