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Growing Up Online

Is social media making your family miserable?

Growing Up Online: Much of the early research on how social media impacts mental health was contradictory. Most recent research indicates that what really matters is how people use social media. Here are some guidelines to consider. Comment.

Common sense about selfies

Growing Up Online: People, especially kids, are taking a lot of pictures of themselves and posting them on social media sites. Here are some topics to discuss with your kids about images they are putting out there. Comment.

How texting can strengthen relationships

Growing Up Online: A few studies suggest that, like other forms of communication, texting has the power to bring people closer. Depending on how it is used, it can also create conflict. Help your teen understand this distinction, and how texting etiquette can help. Comment.

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