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Facebook linked to overeating and overspending: study

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All that quality time on Facebook may have a detrimental effect on your consumer habits by chipping away at your self-control, according to new research. The results: overspending and overeating. 

Your Facebook habit may be a bad influence on your shopping habits, according to new US research. ©StockLite/Shutterstock.com

Facebook can boost self-esteem, but those increased feelings of self-worth can alter your consumer behavior, and not for the better, researchers say.

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