Title Is modern life making today’s teenagers more depressed? Media name/outlet New Scientist Media type Web Country/Territory United Kingdom Date 1/11/17 Description IT’S a tough time to be a teen, with cyberbullying, exam stress and a selfie culture that piles on the pressure to always look good.
Perhaps it is little wonder newspaper headlines talk about a burgeoning crisis in our children’s mental health. Self-harm and depression are reported to be soaring. A survey by the UK’s National Union of Students found eight out of 10 people in higher education say they have had problems with mental health in the past year.
URL https://www.newscientist.com/article/mg23631503-200-is-modern-life-making-todays-teenagers-more-depressed/ Persons Navneet Kapur
- mental health