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    High levels of screen use associated with symptoms of anxiety in adolescence

    A new study, by researchers doctors. Boers, Afzali and Conrod who are affiliated with CHU Sainte-Justine Research Center and the Department of Psychiatry at the University of Montreal, reveals that social media use, television viewing and computer use, but not video gaming, are linked to an increase...
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    Sleep problems in teenagers reversed in just one week by limiting screen use

    Sleep in teenagers can be improved by just one week of limiting their evening exposure to light-emitting screens on phones, tablets and computers, according to findings to be presented in Lyon, at the European Society of Endocrinology annual meeting, ECE 2019. The study indicates that by simply...
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    Screen time -- even before bed -- has little impact on teen well-being

    Data from more than 17,000 teenagers show little evidence of a relationship between screen time and well-being in adolescents. The study, published in Psychological Science, a journal of the Association for Psychological Science, casts doubt on the widely accepted notion that spending time...
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    Research shows teens too low on sleep, activity, and too high on screen time

    Only 1 in 20 U.S. adolescents is meeting national recommendations for sleeping, physical activity, and screen time, according to new research by The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth). The study, published in JAMA Pediatrics, also revealed differences in the...
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    Controlling children's behavior with screen time leads to more screen time, study reveals

    Researchers found children, whose parents dole out screen time as a reward or revoke it as punishment, spend more time in front of a screen than children whose parents don't Giving your child extra time on the iPad for good behaviour may not be the best idea according to a new University of...