Are dating apps promoting casual hookups and how does it affect men and…
Are dating apps promoting casual hookups and how does it affect men and women differently?
There can be negative physical consequences to hooking up with strangers
it's important for others to understand this issue because then they will be more cautious when using these apps.
people should be aware and cautious of the potential risk factors to meeting up with, and hooking up with strangers.
People have different perspectives on dating apps and that is okay.
Some people think that they are a great way to meet more people that you normally wouldn't have, especially for shy people that don't want to take the chance of getting rejected in real life situations.
Other people describe dating apps as the “dating apocalypse” (Sales, Vanity Fair), and think that it is bringing out polyamorous lifestyles and making monogamy abnormal.
I can see how people would not like these apps but I can see how it can open up a whole new world for others.
I think that if it's not for you, that's okay and you don't have to participate in it. But, if you choose to participate then that's great too.
Dating apps can cause negative mental consequences
It is effecting men and women's self esteem
Trolling and dysfunctional impulsivity are negatively affecting men and women because so many people use these apps with the wrong intensions.
These apps are normalizing casual and emotionless/meaningless sex.
Women have reportedly felt more distraught and more anxiety from these dating apps.
On the contrary, these apps have had positive effects on people that chose to partake in this lifestyle.
people should not only know the negative consequences of these apps, but the way in which they have positively affected people’s lives, to weigh out the pros and the cons.
There is around 91 million people today that use dating apps. I think that if it's not for you, that's okay and you don't have to participate in it, and if you choose to participate in it, that is great too
people should be aware of what is going on in society in terms of what abnormal behaviors are being normalized through these apps.