WATCH: How does tragedy reported in the news affect our mental health?

-
Social media plays a key role during and after traumatic events- it can bring people together, but it can also have some very negative effects. A recent study shows that viewing violent events via social media can cause symptoms similar to those of PTSD. Watch video above for full story.
Up Next:


Up Next

  • WATCH: How does tragedy reported in the news affect our mental health?
  • Mom shares her daughter's death from opioids as a warning for others
  • Technology brings together international Little Leaguers
  • U.S. Marine returns flag of dead Japanese soldier to remaining family
  • Eclipses of the past were calamitous, not celebratory
  • ‘Dream Big Princess' campaign empowering girls
  • Instead of giving ticket, officer helps fix broken tail light
  • Wheelchair dance company focuses on inclusion
  • Mistreated dog gives hope and strength to abused children
  • Volunteers use plastic bags to crochet mats for homeless