Teens obsessed with social media 'DOUBLE risk of ADHD'

TEENAGERS checking their social media feeds several times a day double their risk of developing ADHD, according to new research.

Experts at the University of Southern California say the constant digital updates harm a teenager’s brain while it is still developing. 

They asked youngsters how many times a day they checked their phones and other digital devices for notifications. 

They then monitored them for symptoms of ADHD over the course of two years. 

Writing in the JAMA medical journal, their study read: “Modern media devices immediately notify users when new text...
source: Daily Star

2018-07-17 21:20
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