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A New Study Strengthens the Case That Social Media Use Fuels Depression

Researchers suggest anything over two hours per day may be too much

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It’s a classic chicken-or-egg conundrum.

Research has linked heavy social media use with an elevated risk for depression. But experts have disagreed — and occasionally called one another out — over whether…

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