Social media addiction is becoming a serious condition, particularly for younger people spending significant portions of their time on social media platforms. Like any other addiction, certain signs and symptoms can indicate the formation of severe addiction. It’s helpful to identify addiction as quickly as possible, and typically some signs can help identify an addiction.
Social media addiction is rapidly becoming one of the most concerning disorders for young adults. Though social media addiction is not listed as an official disorder in the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM), health professionals have already started to diagnose users with social media addiction.