Happiness, News and the effects of Technology

News consumption is incredibly important to keep up to date and understand what is happening in the world. Especially during the Corona crisis, the media plays a critical role in providing information, guidelines and distraction.

However, the overload of information as well as the focus on sensationalist stories can potentially have a negative effect on the news reader. Research points out that excessive news consumption can cause depressive symptoms and reduce well-being.

Therefore, if you want to check your own news behaviour and receive some tips on how to improve your well-being in relations to daily news in-take, check out the interactive power-point below!

Follow the link to get to the power point. Start a presentation mode by clicking “Present” int the top right corner: 
 Interactive PowerPoint

Niklas, Jerien, Jungin, Isabel