Home > Lifestyle > Woman > News Updated 02 April 2013 Facebook can be psychologically meaningful Being on Facebook can bolster people's self-confidence, a new study suggests. 1 Related Facebook 'Likes' leave a personal trail Monitoring your kids on Facebook? Ranting on websites makes you angrier Quiz Is my diet healthy? » 10 odours our noses can identify 6 body language mistakes to avoid The findings appear in the March issue of the journal Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin.Facebook can boost well-being The Nemours Foundation outlines how to build children's self-esteem. HealthDay News NEXT ON HEALTH24X Giving up one food will help your health – and the planet 2020-01-15 14:39 More: WomanNews Do you find being on Facebook boosts your self-confidence? E-mail us advertisement Read Health24’s Comments Policy Comment on this story 1 comment Comments have been closed for this article. Logout Comment 0 characters remaining Share on Facebook Loading comments... Other news Medical Want fewer UTIs? Go vegetarian Medical CRISPR Gene editing creates 'designer' immune cells that fight cancer Medical 1 in 4 gets unnecessary antibiotics at children's hospitals Lifestyle The truth about salt and weight loss Medical Here’s why the WHO says a coronavirus vaccine is 18 months away Parenting Everything you need to know before doing intermittent fasting while pregnant Live healthier Lifestyle » E-cigarettes: Here are five things to know E-cigarettes have become hugely popular in the past decade, but a rash of vaping-linked deaths and illnesses in the US is feeding caution about a product that's already banned in some places. Allergy » Ditch the itch: Researchers find new drug to fight hives A new drug works by targeting an immune system antibody called immunoglobulin E, which is responsible for the allergic reaction that causes hives.