Facebook or Instagram, the new drug of millennials
I was asked to fill a medical record form and here is one of the questions i was asked: Do you take drugs ?. I took a minute before i responded and at the same time i asked the secretary (a millennial (?)) this question: How do you define drug ? She said: Cocain, Marijuana, etc.... I understood she meant addiction to something harmful.
I replied: we all take drugs then. She asked how so? I said all of us use FACEBOOK. She started to laugh and said that is so true!.
I have decided to classify Facebook or Instagram as a drug not for what it is but for the level of addiction that equals or surpasses the addiction caused by cocain or marijuana. The level of dependency is unbelievable. Let us confirm our position by analyzing some statistics (see the infographic):