Researchers from the Ohio University have proven that Facebook and other social networks encourage the rapid procession of social phobia across the globe. Social networks reduce productivity, negatively tell on the state of health and well-being of a man, writes NDTV.
The ability to communicate via text messages is very convenient for people afraid of the dark live interaction with people. It spurs a social phobia even more to hide from society and to reduce the contact with the outside world to a minimum.
We will note, in another study scientists have established: the Internet addiction, particularly dependence on social networks similar to drug addiction. Dependent people, removed from Internet, have symptoms similar to drug addiction: impulsivity, irritability, feeling of depression.