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Researchers at the University of Essex and UCL found an association between time spent on social media in the tween years (age 10) and reduced wellbeing later in adolescence (ages 10-15). What’s more, their findings discovered that using social media at a young age directly affected girls, but had a smaller impact on boys. 1 .
A 2016 study of more than 450 teens found that greater social media use, nighttime social media use and emotional investment in social media — such as feeling upset when prevented from logging on — were each linked with worse sleep quality and higher levels of anxiety and depression. How teens use social media also might determine its impact. Specifically, teens who report heavier social media use go to sleep later. And, the study authors note, late bedtimes are linked with poorer academic and mental health outcomes.
A body of research. Girls who spend the most time on social media at age 10 may be unhappier in their early teens than peers who use social media less during the tween years, a U.K. study suggests. Researchers looked. A UK study found that girls well-being was more affected than boys in their teens by social media.
January 6, 2020—Mesfin Awoke Bekalu, research scientist in the Lee Kum Sheung Center for Health and Happiness at Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, discusses a new study he co-authored on associations between social media use and mental health and well-being. What is healthy vs. potentially problematic social media use? Our. In addition, researchers have found many positive effects of social media on friendships.
But frequent use of social media among teenagers and young adults has many less positive consequences. These include cyberbullying, negative self-image and body image, social media addiction, and less time spent doing healthy, real-world activities. The Effect of. Why Tween Social Media Use Impacts Well-Being Later.
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Tweens, Social Networking, and Computer Safety. By Jennifer O’Donnell Middle School Facts for Tweens and Their Parents. These may seem like trivial interactions—although adults are guilty of their own digital obsessions—but for many teen girls, social media platforms have significant effects on their mental and emotional health. Researchers who studied data on more than 10,000 adolescents found frequent social media use disproportionately affects teen girls’ mental.
In fact, most tweens and teens report more positive experiences with social media than negative, and that social media strengthens their relationships. One tool you can use to help decide whether social media is the right choice for your daughter is to check in on her current sense of well-being.
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