Here are a list of statistics that show the negative effects that social media has on people (Especially teens)
Almost half (46%) of teens feel addicted to their phone. (12-16 yrs old)
The average teen spends 7 hours and 22 minutes on devices a day (not including schoolwork).
Teen suicide rates have grown over 30% since 2000, rising with social media usage
A person will commit suicide every 11 minutes
More teens die of suicide than car crashes each year.
Every 1 of 3 teens have experienced cyberbullying