• Social-media use 'disrupting teen sleep and exercise'

    3 monthes ago - By BBC

    Checking sites multiple times a day means less time is spent on healthy activities, a UK study suggests.
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  • What parents need to know about social media and girls' mental health

    3 monthes ago - By NBC News

    Social media itself doesn't cause harm, but it can disrupt healthy habits that boost mental health, especially in girls, a new study found.
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  • A third of girls who check social media just THREE times a day have mental health issues

    A third of girls who check social media just THREE times a day have mental health issues

    3 monthes ago - By Daily Mail

    British researchers tracked social media use and mental health in 13 to 16 year olds, finding that the more teenage girls used social sites, the lower the rates of life satisfaction and happiness.
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  • Social Media Hurts Girls More Than Boys

    3 monthes ago - By Time

    The public and experts alike have blamed social media for a long list of mental health issues , including rising rates of depression, anxiety and suicidal behavior among America's youth. But research on the subject is conflicting. One study published this spring, for example, found that social media use likely doesn't have a terribly large impact on teenagers' life satisfaction, despite all those expert warnings.
    A new study published in the Lancet Child & Adolescent Health suggests the issue is even more nuanced. Social media is associated with mental health issues, the research says-but...
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