Since the last decade people are witnessing an explosion of social network such as facebook and twitter and are adding a new dimension to the web. Internet addiction and social media addiction is recognized as psychological disorders all over the world. Addiction of social media is sometimes referred to as someone spending too much of time using social media such as facebook, twitter and other form of social media.
They are using it so much and addicted to social median in such a way that in interferes with other aspects of daily life. People those who are addicted to social media forget everything in their life just like if they are engaged with other addicted things. Though there is no medical recognition that social media addiction as a disease or disorder.
But it mainly happens with heavy or excessive use of social media. Social media addiction can also be defines as the addict that could be considered with a compulsion to use social media to excess i.e constantly checking the media sites for hours on end. As per the research it has been found that symptoms of anxiety, depression and some psychological disorders in people which lead to the social media addiction.