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Social media can increase stress during a crisis

Social media can increase stress during a crisis

Fiat Lux - By Pat Harriman, UC Irvine

Exposure to high rates of conflicting information during an emergency is linked to increased levels of stress, and those who rely on text messages or social media reports from unofficial sources are more frequently exposed to rumors and experience greater distress, according to research led by the …

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