The health effects of screen time
For many kids, play time outside has been replaced with games and videos on smartphone screens. How is this impacting children’s health? We present research on how screen time affects such things as fine motor skills, insulin resistance, sleep and suicide rates.
Check out the findings https://journalistsresource.org/studies/society/public-health/screen-time-children-health-research
The problem with abstinence-only sex education in schools
Our newest research roundup looks at sex education in schools. We’ve gathered and summarized 11 peer-reviewed studies that look at the topic from several angles, including the shortcomings of abstinence-only programs and virginity pledges.
Keep reading https://journalistsresource.org/studies/society/education/sex-education-abstinence-research