Tag Archives: Media

Data show no evidence that teens' social media use predicts depression over time

Longitudinal data from adolescents and young adults show no evidence that social media use predicts later depressive symptoms, according to research published in Clinical Psychological Science, a journal of the Association for Psychological Science. However, the findings do show that relatively higher depressive symptoms predicted later social media use among adolescent girls. This research stands… Read More »

Social Media (Again) Shown To Be Worse For Girls' Mental Health Than Boys'

We’ve heard it before: As much as it may be handy for keeping in touch with old classmates or family members, social media seems to do more harm than good, psychologically, especially for young people. And the refrain is increasingly common, not just from the friend everyone has who’s quit Facebook and never been happier, but from multiple research studies over several… Read More »

Health Insurance Costs Crushing Many People Who Don't Get Federal Subsidies – HealthLeaders Media

Increasing costs plus rising deductibles and copayments have driven millions who don’t get a subsidy to drop their coverage or turn to insurance that’s cheaper, less comprehensive, and sometimes inadequate. This article first appeared December 14, 2018 on Kaiser Health News. By Steven Findlay Like millions of Americans in this final week of open enrollment… Read More »