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Is there a Correlation Between Kid's Screen Time and Their Mental Health?

Are young people who spend seven hours or more a day on screens more than twice as likely to be diagnosed with depression or anxiety as those who use screens for an hour a day? A new study published in the journal Preventive Medicine Reports suggests there may be a correlation.  However, not everyone agrees. “The authors appear to have cherry picked outcome measures in terms of what results they could find that are statistically significant,” says Andrew Przybylski, an associate professor and director of research at the Oxford Internet Institute at the University of Oxford in the UK.

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