Teenage girl text messaging on her phoneDoes your teen’s smartphone constantly get in the way of your conversations or family dinners? We all know that social media is rapidly taking over the minds and hearts of today’s teenage generation.

What some of us may not know, is that the internet and social media can also be the cause for teenage depression, anxiety and other behavioral issues.

The constant pressure to be online, causes teens to be anxious. Social media can also affect self esteem and create body issues.

Read this article to learn about the possible harmful affects the internet is causing to today’s younger generation.