Social media, but not video games, linked to depression in teens, according to Montreal study
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The teenagers self-reported the number of hours per week that they consumed social media (such as Facebook and Instagram), video games and television. -
Conrod and her team found an increase in depressive symptoms when the adolescents were consuming social media and television. -
The most surprising finding for Boers was that time spent playing video games was not contributing to depressive symptoms. -
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