Why social media are more like chocolate than cigarettes

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The Conversation, 2018
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2018-03-08
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While critics want social media to be regulated like Big Tobacco, our research suggest that the impact of using social media depends on how we use it. The article discusses both negative and positive effects. It suggests that social media is more like chocolate, than cigarette, and being educated and informed as well as some sort of regulation need to be considered to maximise the benefits and minimise the negatives
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