Teens with more friends may be less likely to face depression later in their lives, researchers report. The finding is particularly true for women.
Sept. 29, 2020 • ~5 min
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Getting fewer "likes" on social media can lead to depression and anxiety in young people, a new study shows.
Sept. 22, 2020 • ~5 min
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The risk that young adults who receive an opioid prescription for the first time will develop a substance abuse problem isn't as high as believed.
Aug. 13, 2020 • ~4 min
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While playing video games isn't a problem for most, those who develop symptoms of gaming disorder are more anxious, aggressive, depressed, and shy.
May 14, 2020 • ~5 min
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"...the move from 8:05 to 7:25 was associated with students being 8% more likely not to advance to 12th grade on schedule."
April 27, 2020 • ~4 min
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