Is Facebook Ruining Our Social Skills? [Infographic]

Facebook creates an alternate reality where friends from childhood, high school, college, and beyond can co-exist on one page. It’s convenient, but is it healthy?

This infographic explores the not-so-social side of the social network. Some studies link Facebook to feelings of anxiety or envy, marital problems, and poor performance in school.

Others say that for better or worse, our relationships are just different. What do you think?

Infographic courtesy of WhoIsHostingThis?

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