Facebook Claims Instagram Is 'Not Toxic for Teens' Despite Leaked Internal Reports

Facebook Claims Instagram Is 'Not Toxic for Teens' Despite Leaked Internal Reports


Facebook has responded to a recent series of reports from the Wall Street Journal containing leaked internal documents that show that Instagram often has a negative effect on the mental health of its teenage users and is particularly toxic for teen girls.

The Verge reports that Facebook has responded to recent reports from the Wall Street Journal detailing the internal workings of the company.

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg is applauded as he delivers the opening keynote introducing new Facebook, Messenger, WhatsApp, and Instagram privacy features at the Facebook F8 Conference at McEnery Convention Center in San Jose, California on April 30, 2019. – Got a crush on another Facebook user? The social network will help you connect, as part of a revamp unveiled Tuesday that aims to foster real-world relationships and make the platform a more intimate place for small groups of friends. (Photo by Amy Osborne / AFP)

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