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Mental Health, Social Media and the Internet

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  • Metro: "How social media has been so instrumental to one anorexia sufferer's recovery"


    (en) Viewable only on Library premises News article about anorexia recovery and Instagram (en) Archived date: 2018-03-06 http://metro.co.uk/2017/07/30/why-social-media-has-been-so-instrumental-to-one-anorexia-sufferers-recovery-6816040/
  • Metro: 5 Mental Health Blogs You Should Know About


    (en) Viewable only on Library premises Metro article recommending mental health blogs (en) Archived date: 2017-09-04 http://metro.co.uk/2015/11/11/5-mental-health-blogs-you-should-know-about-5491194/
  • Metro: Am I sharing too much about my mental health online and does my honesty put off prospective employers?


    (en) Viewable only on Library premises Article written by a mental health blogger who feels that... (en) Archived date: 2018-03-21 http://metro.co.uk/2017/12/02/am-i-sharing-too-much-about-my-mental-health-online-and-does-my-honesty-put-off-prospective-employers-7122865/
  • Metro: Facebook is making us unhealthy, claims new study


    (en) Viewable only on Library premises Metro article about Facebook and mental health (en) Archived date: 2017-10-31 http://metro.co.uk/2017/05/28/facebook-could-be-making-us-unhappy-according-to-new-study-6667864/
  • Metro: Georgia May Foote slams social media for its damaging effect on people?s mental health


    (en) Viewable only on Library premises News article in which Coronation Street actress Georgia M... (en) Archived date: 2018-03-24 http://metro.co.uk/2018/03/21/georgia-may-foote-slams-social-media-damaging-effect-peoples-mental-health-7404362/
  • Metro: Getting Better


    (en) Viewable only on Library premises A series of online articles by Ellen Scott of the Metro n... (en) Archived date: 2017-10-24 http://metro.co.uk/tag/getting-better/
  • Metro: Gigi Hadid warns fans ?social media harms your mental health? with phone case


    (en) Viewable only on Library premises News article about the model Gigi Hadid and her comments ... (en) Archived date: 2018-03-06 http://metro.co.uk/2018/03/01/gigi-hadid-warns-fans-social-media-harms-mental-health-phone-case-7351596/
  • Metro: How my addiction to social media affected my mental health and my relationships


    (en) Viewable only on Library premises Article about authors addiction social media and how if a... (en) Archived date: 2017-09-26 http://metro.co.uk/2017/09/05/how-my-addiction-to-social-media-affected-my-mental-health-and-my-relationships-6901759/
  • Metro: How to look after your mental health when you're always on the internet


    (en) Viewable only on Library premises Metro: News article on mental health and internet use (en) Archived date: 2017-07-05 http://metro.co.uk/2017/03/25/how-to-look-after-your-mental-health-when-youre-always-on-the-internet-6533313/
  • Metro: Talking openly about my mental health is the best thing I?ve ever done


    (en) Viewable only on Library premises News article about the authors struggles with mental heal... (en) Archived date: 2018-01-16 http://metro.co.uk/2018/01/09/talking-openly-mental-health-best-thing-ive-ever-done-7213939/
  • Metro: The internet is loving this guy who?s attempting to manage his depression


    (en) Viewable only on Library premises Metro article about Reddit user and mental health (en) Archived date: 2017-10-31 http://metro.co.uk/2016/10/05/the-internet-is-loving-this-guy-whos-attempting-to-manage-his-depression-6172448/
  • Metro: Using Facebook ?damages your mental health and drains your lust for life,? study finds


    (en) Viewable only on Library premises News Article: Facebook and mental health (en) Archived date: 2017-06-12 http://metro.co.uk/2017/04/11/using-facebook-damages-your-mental-health-and-drains-your-lust-for-life-study-finds-6568477/
  • Metro: Video games help my mental health ? Reader?s Feature


    (en) Viewable only on Library premises Feature written by a reader detailing their experiences w... (en) Archived date: 2017-10-31 http://metro.co.uk/2017/06/25/video-games-help-my-mental-health-readers-feature-6731014/
  • Metro: Why I wish we could all go back to having Nokia 3310s


    (en) Viewable only on Library premises Article about authors opinion on smart phones in which sh... (en) Archived date: 2018-03-06 http://metro.co.uk/2018/02/28/wish-go-back-nokia-3310s-7348807/
  • Metro: Why Metro.co.uk is signing the mental health media charter


    (en) Viewable only on Library premises Article announcing that the Metro newspaper will sign the... (en) Archived date: 2017-10-24 http://metro.co.uk/2017/10/23/why-metro-co-uk-is-signing-the-mental-health-media-charter-7020817/
  • Michelle Thomas, Writer


    (en) Viewable only on Library premises The website of Michelle Thomas, a writer focusing on ment... (en) Archived date: 2019-08-21 https://www.michellethomas.org/
  • Mid and North Powys Mind


    (en) Viewable only on Library premises The website for Mid and North Powys Mind, affliated to th... (en) Archived date: 2020-01-24 https://mnpmind.org.uk/
  • Mind (@MindCharity) on Twitter


    (en) Viewable only on Library premises A UK based charity aimed at supporting mental health suff... (en) Archived date: 2018-06-12 https://twitter.com/MindCharity/
  • Mind Aberystwyth


    (en) Viewable only on Library premises (en) Archived date: 2017-01-24 http://mindaberystwyth.org/
  • Mind Blue Light (@mindbluelight) on Twitter


    (en) Viewable only on Library premises Twitter account @mindbluelight to support mental health o... (en) Archived date: 2017-09-05 https://twitter.com/mindbluelight/
  • Mind Cymru (@MindCymru) on Twitter


    The Twitter account for Mind Cymru, committed to improvin... (en) Archived date: 2020-01-23 https://twitter.com/MindCymru/
  • Mind Monmouthshire


    (en) Viewable only on Library premises (en) Archived date: 2015-09-05 http://www.mindmonmouthshire.org.uk/
  • Mind Your Mood NI (@QUBMindYourMood) on Twitter


    (en) Viewable only on Library premises Twitter page of a student-led mental health campaign at Q... (en) Archived date: 2018-10-24 https://twitter.com/qubmindyourmood?/
  • Mind Your Mood Queens University Belfast (QUB) (@mindyourmood) on Facebook


    (en) Viewable only on Library premises Facebook page for Mind Your Mood QUB, a student led menta... (en) Archived date: 2018-10-24 https://en-gb.facebook.com/mindyourmood/
  • Mind.org: How to stay safe online


    (en) Viewable only on Library premises Article on how to stay safe online (en) Archived date: 2017-08-01 https://www.mind.org.uk/information-support/tips-for-everyday-living/online-safety-and-support/#.WX84oYTyuUk/
  • Mind.org: Rules of engagement, mental health and the internet


    (en) Viewable only on Library premises Mind article on the Rules of engagement, mental health an... (en) Archived date: 2017-08-01 https://www.mind.org.uk/information-support/your-stories/rules-of-engagement-mental-health-and-the-internet/#.WX84o4TyuUk/
  • Mind: Fearne Cotton Announced as Mind Ambassador


    (en) Viewable only on Library premises Mind: Raising awareness of mental health through Mind Amb... (en) Archived date: 2018-08-29 https://www.mind.org.uk/news-campaigns/news/fearne-cotton-announced-as-mind-ambassador/#.W4UsSvlKiUl
  • Mind: Zoella becomes first Digital Ambassador for Mind


    (en) Viewable only on Library premises A Mind charity news article on their first digital ambass... (en) Archived date: 2018-07-20 https://www.mind.org.uk/news-campaigns/news/zoella-becomes-first-digital-ambassador-for-mind/#.W1BundVKiUl/
  • MindOut: Online Support


    LGBTQ mental health service (en) Archived date: 2018-07-20 https://www.mindout.org.uk/get-support/mindout-online/
  • Mirror Online: Gamer forced to quit "addiction" after piling on weight as his obsession meant he only paused gaming to go to toilet


    (en) Viewable only on Library premises Article regarding Wahaab Ahsan, a 16 year old from Leices... (en) Archived date: 2017-09-26 http://www.mirror.co.uk/news/real-life-stories/gamer-forced-quit-addiction-after-11132023/
  • Mirror, The: Frequent internet users become ?hooked? on web surfing and receive same ?high? as gambling addicts


    (en) Viewable only on Library premises News article referencing a study by clinicians from Swans... (en) Archived date: 2017-10-31 http://www.mirror.co.uk/news/uk-news/frequent-internet-users-become-hooked-10536848/
  • Mirror, The: Smartphone addict goes BLIND in one eye after 24-hour gaming binge


    (en) Viewable only on Library premises News article about a young woman who is addicted to onlin... (en) Archived date: 2017-10-31 http://www.mirror.co.uk/tech/smartphone-addict-goes-blind-one-11312927/
  • Mirror, The: Social media has teens on the brink of a 'major mental health crisis'


    (en) Viewable only on Library premises News article that suggests there is a link between the in... (en) Archived date: 2017-10-31 http://www.mirror.co.uk/lifestyle/health/social-media-teens-brink-major-11293008/
  • Mirror: Addicted 'gameaholics' admit to spending up to 10 HOURS a day playing their favourite video games


    (en) Viewable only on Library premises News article about the increasing amount of online games ... (en) Archived date: 2017-11-01 http://www.mirror.co.uk/tech/addicted-gameaholics-admit-spending-up-8830818/
  • Mirror: Are you addicted to social media? Experts explain the signs and symptoms you should look out for


    (en) Viewable only on Library premises News article that gives advice and information on social ... (en) Archived date: 2017-11-01 http://www.mirror.co.uk/news/technology-science/you-addicted-social-media-experts-6540873/
  • Mirror: Computer gaming turned my 14-year-old son into a monster and his addiction has torn our family apart


    (en) Viewable only on Library premises News article about a teenager who was addicted to online ... (en) Archived date: 2017-11-01 http://www.mirror.co.uk/news/uk-news/computer-gaming-turned-14-year-10461279/
  • Mirror: Mum addicted to Candy Crush played 18 hours a day losing her boyfriend, her job and thousands of pounds


    (en) Viewable only on Library premises News article about an internet gaming addict and the cons... (en) Archived date: 2018-01-30 https://www.mirror.co.uk/news/real-life-stories/mum-who-played-candy-crush-11845749/
  • Mirror: Video game addiction will be classified as a mental health disorder by the World Health Organisation in 2018


    (en) Viewable only on Library premises News article about video game addiction being classified ... (en) Archived date: 2018-01-09 http://www.mirror.co.uk/tech/video-game-addiction-classified-mental-11761428/
  • Mirror: Why Facebook and Twitter could be bad for our mental health


    (en) Viewable only on Library premises News Article: facebook and mental health (en) Archived date: 2017-06-13 http://www.mirror.co.uk/money/facebook-twitter-could-bad-mental-7704815
  • Mix, The: Mental Health


    (en) Viewable only on Library premises Website that offers support for under 25s, this includes ... (en) Archived date: 2017-12-07 http://www.themix.org.uk/mental-health/
  • Monmouthshire Beacon: "Student helping others combat anxiety at school"


    (en) Viewable only on Library premises Monmouthshire Beacon article about a student helping othe... (en) Archived date: 2018-02-27 http://www.monmouthshirebeacon.co.uk/article.cfm?id=108470&headline=Student%20helping%20others%20combat%20anxiety%20at%20school&sectionIs=news&searchyear=2018/
  • More than Just Child?s Play?: An Experimental Investigation of the Impact of an Appearance-Focused Internet Game on Body Image and Career Aspirations of Young Girls


    (en) Viewable only on Library premises A research paper on the impact of online games on body image (en) Archived date: 2018-07-20 http://eprints.uwe.ac.uk/31197/1/art%253A10.1007%252Fs10964-017-0659-7.pdf/
  • NHS Choices - National Health Service: Instagram 'ranked worst for mental health' in teen survey


    (en) Viewable only on Library premises Written analysis that breakdowns a recent report by Royal... (en) Archived date: 2018-01-30 https://www.nhs.uk/news/food-and-diet/instagram-ranked-worst-for-mental-health-in-teen-survey/
  • NHS Choices: Stress, anxiety and depression


    (en) Viewable only on Library premises NHS Website that offers a number of different ways in whi... (en) Archived date: 2017-11-07 https://www.nhs.uk/Conditions/stress-anxiety-depression/Pages/Depression-help-groups.aspx/
  • NHS Health Research Authority - A qualitative exploration into addiction to internet pornography


    (en) Viewable only on Library premises An exploration of characteristics of adult males seeking ... (en) Archived date: 2017-06-27 http://www.hra.nhs.uk/news/research-summaries/a-qualitative-exploration-into-addiction-to-internet-pornography/
  • NHS Health Research Authority: Social media use in severe mental health problems


    (en) Viewable only on Library premises Study investigating the relationship between social media... (en) Archived date: 2017-07-04 http://www.hra.nhs.uk/news/research-summaries/social-media-use-in-severe-mental-health-problems/
  • NHS News: Does web addiction cause depression?


    NHS News: Article about research into social media and de... (en) Archived date: 2017-06-27 http://www.nhs.uk/news/2010/02February/Pages/Excessive-Internet-Use-and-Depression.aspx
  • NHS: Does web addiction cause depression?


    (en) Viewable only on Library premises NHS article about web addiction and depression (en) Archived date: 2017-10-31 https://www.nhs.uk/news/mental-health/does-web-addiction-cause-depression/
  • NHS: Instagram 'ranked worst for mental health' in teen survey


    NHS News article regarding Instagram 'ranked worst for me... (en) Archived date: 2017-05-22 http://www.nhs.uk/news/2017/05May/Pages/Instagram-ranked-worst-for-mental-health-in-teen-survey.aspx
  • NHS: Want to feel happier? Take a break from Facebook


    NHS Article Want to feel happier? Take a break from Facebook (en) Archived date: 2017-05-22 http://www.nhs.uk/news/2016/12December/Pages/Want-to-feel-happier-take-a-break-from-facebook.aspx