Removing smartphones and gadgets from children for just a few days immediately improves their social skills, a study has found.
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A field experiment examined whether increasing opportunities for face-to-face interaction while eliminating the use of screen-based media and communication tools improved nonverbal emotion–cue recognition in preteens. Read more
Young people feel socially supported by having large networks of on-line friends they may never see. Read more
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