This weeks Ask Ada article from Janice Taylor responds to an article published by BBC News that challenges people to go without social media for the entire month of September. Janice discusses further the damaging effect social media can have on young peoples mental health when they become addicted to the ‘likes’ and ‘followers’ on social media platforms. Janice offers her advice for fellow parents on how to talk to their children about social media, and how they can encourage their child to take breaks from social media.

Full Article Ask Ada: Social media devotees are being encouraged to ‘take back control’ and stop scrolling for the entire month of September 

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