- Young people's mental health was negatively affected by Instagram and Snapchat use
- The report calls for changes such as "heavy usage pop-up warnings"
(CNN)Instagram is the most detrimental social networking app for young people's mental health, followed closely by Snapchat, according to a new report by the Royal Society for Public Health in the UK.
The impact of five social media sites were evaluated in the following order:
- YouTube (the only platform with a positive net impact)
- Instagram (most negative)