Teens with more than 300 Facebook friends have higher levels of the stress hormone cortisol, while those who act supportive of others on the social network have decreased cortisol levels, a new study reports.
Researchers have discovered a brain network that appears to be involved in self disclosure in social networks.
A new study reports pseudoscientific claims and conspiracies spread through social networks refuting facts about the Zika virus and potential vaccines could potentially be putting the most vulnerable people at risk.
If you want a flattering social network profile pic, ask someone else to select it for you, researchers suggest.
A new study reports narcissists are drawn to social network platforms as they see them as the ideal stages to showcase themselves.
A neuroimaging study examines the brain's response to social exclusion.
A new study links increased time spent on social media by 10 year old girls to a decline in wellbeing at the age of 15.
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Using AI to examine over 800 million tweets, researchers reveal how our mode of thinking alters during the course of the day. The study reports early morning tweets tend to be correlated with more logical thinking patterns, while middle of the night tweets tend to exhibit more existential concerns.