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The Lower the Age, the Greater the Concerns About Social Media Effects on Health, 2017 | APA

Social Media Insights | USA

In 2017, about 65% of American adults are using social media. There are some concerns among adults about how technology and social media may cause stress, and affect overall health and well-being.

So, the indicator shows that almost half of millennials are worried about social media effects on their physical and mental health. Gen Xers ranks the second place of concerning with a rate of 37%, followed by boomers (22%).

48% of US Millennials Worry About Negative Effects of Social Media, 2017 APA

A Figure Shows The Social Media Worries for Each Age Group.

American Psychological Association

The American Psychological Association is the largest scientific and professional organization of psychologists in the United States and Canada. The association primarily focuses on diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of mental illnesses, including mental retardation and substance-related disorders.

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