February 2, 2023

Is keeping teens off social media unrealistic? Featuring Research Scientist Sarah Clark, M.P.H.


The University of Michigan data from 2021 indicates that many children have social media accounts before reaching 13. With so many children online, Sarah Clark, a research scientist in our department, questions whether it is realistic to ask parents to outright ban their children from social media. Instead, Sarah encourages setting parameters to promote safe social media usage.