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Contact: Nathan Hurst
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573-882-6217
University of Missouri-Columbia

Russell Clayton, University of Missouri School of Journalism

Caption: Russell Clayton, a doctoral student in the University of Missouri School of Journalism, found that individuals who use Facebook excessively are far more likely to experience Facebook-related conflict with their romantic partners, which then may cause negative relationship outcomes including emotional and physical cheating, breakup and divorce.

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