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  • FOMO is based on false perceptions of others' lives
  • FOMO is based on false perceptions of others' lives
    Strelka Institute (2017) ©
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FOMO is based on false perceptions of others' lives

With people broadcasting YOLO moments and living their best lives on social media, it’s easy to feel left out. But a study by Harvard University has found that most FOMO – fear of missing out – is based entirely on false perceptions of other people’s lives, rather than the reality.

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