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Scientists Link Social Media Addiction to Depression

The team of researchers was headed by Dr. Brian Primack. He is the dean of the College of Education at the University of Pittsburgh as well as a professor of public health at the University of Arkansas.

Other members of the team were Ariel Shensa, PhD, Jaime E. Sidani, PhD, César G. Escobar-Viera, MD, PhD, and Michael J.

Fine, MD, MSC. The findings were published in the American Journal of Preventative Medicine (AJPM) on December 10, 2020.The study was started in 2018 and followed over 1000 participants for six months. The participants ranged from ages 18 to 30 and were separated into groups.

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Brian Primack Ariel Shensa Jaime E.Sidani Michael J.Fine