Government orders review of social media impact on children’s mental health

A review of the impact that excessive social media can have on children’s mental health is to be conducted, Health Secretary Matt Hancock has announced.

A review of the impact that excessive social media can have on children’s mental health is to be conducted

The review, to be conducted by chief medical officer Dame Sally Davies, will cover cyberbullying, online gaming where there is a social media aspect, sleep problems, and problematic internet use, also known as “internet addiction”.

Read the full article on this link to Children and Young People Now

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