Teens With Internet Addiction

by Kia Brian, FYI

While some parents are concerned their teens may get hooked on some addictive behavior, another growing concern for parents is teenage internet addiction or gaming disorder. A new study confirms parents have a right to worry, because there are many health and social issues for young people who spend too much time online. In fact, a new study found prolonged internet use to be linked to obesity, social isolation, skipping meals, sleeping problems, and developing depression and stress.

Previously posted on FYI Living