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Season 4 Episode 2

Social Media and Youth Mental Health

With rates of mental illness rising among young people, Utah is on the forefront of the battle to protect kids and teens from the perceived harms of social media. But are these concerns rooted in science? We speak with experts across the spectrum about how being online is impacting the mental health of Utah's youngest generations.

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Social Media Lawsuit

A Utah teen says the content social media platforms presented to her pushed her into the depths of an eating disorder. She's now fighting back, trying to hold those companies accountable through the court system. We speak with her and her family about the emotional and physical toll the ordeal has taken.