'Flocking' behavior lands on social networking sites - USATODAY.com

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

Theyve always been there, making up our social support systems. For example, a study in this months Scientific American Mind finds that social support and social networking offer benefits, from additional resilience to greater life satisfaction to reducing the risk of health problems. That is not supported." The study of 1,178 adults ages 25 to 74 is based on data collected at the Center for the Digital Future at the University of Southern California in 2002 and 2007.