Skip to main content
Humanities and Social Sciences Home

Think and Do The Extraordinary The Campaign for NC State Humanities and Social Sciences News

Study: Overusing Social Media as an Adolescent May Hurt Later Love Life

 |   | News and Observer

A new study by researchers at NC State and UNC finds that when it comes to romance, the more adolescents communicate online with their boyfriends and girlfriends, the worse they manage conflict and asserting themselves in romantic relationships at a time when kids are developing complex interpersonal skills. Laura Widman, psychology, featured.