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adolescentes, Facebook, imagen corporal, Instagram, jovenes, Noticias, Redes sociales, Salud, salud mental

Facebook recognizes that Instagram is “toxic” for young women | Digital Trends Spanish

Instagram is one of the most popular social networks that exist, and an important part of its audience corresponds to teenagers from different countries. The problem is that the use of this platform could cause severe damage to the mental health of young people, as acknowledged by Facebook, the owner company, in an environment report. An investigation of The Wall Street JournaHe has had access to a series of documents from Mark Zuckerberg's company, recognizing the negative impact that Instagram has on younger users, especially teenage girls. According to the report, the social network would make young women feel more insecure, particularly regarding their body image. "32 percent of girls say that when they feel bad about their body, Instagram makes them feel worse," says part of the r...
coronavirus, Covid 19, jovenes, Noticias, oms, Organización Mundial de la Salud, rebrotes, Salud, Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus

WHO says to young people: they are not invincible, they can die | Digital Trends Spanish

A rather harsh message was the one sent by the Director General of the World Health Organization (WHO), Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, to young people this Thursday, July 30. According to the high official, this age group has been responsible for a large part of the outbreaks, especially in Europe, due to their lack of personal care. "Young people in the northern hemisphere are letting their guard down during the summer." Despite what they believe, "they are not invincible." "They can die, they can become infected and they can infect others," he stressed at a press conference. In fact, in France, health authorities reported 1,377 new confirmed cases of coronavirus on Thursday, bringing the total to 186,573. It is the second consecutive day that France exceeds a thousan...