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www.mayoclinic.org/.../in-depth/teen-texting/art-20046833

For many teens, texting is an essential way to communicate. But a lack of maturity can get your teen into trouble when texting. Help your teen understand — and avoid — the risks associated with texting.

well.blogs.nytimes.com/2015/10/12/compulsive-texting-takes...

Compulsive Texting Takes Toll on Teenagers. By Roni Caryn Rabin October 12, 2015 2:18 pm October 12, 2015 2:18 pm. Photo. ... Worrying Less About Teens, Texting and Social Media; For more fitness, food and wellness news, follow us on Facebook and Twitter, or sign up for our newsletter.

www.teensafe.com/blog/teens-texting-and-driving-facts-and...

Teens Texting and Driving Facts and Statistics. 94% of teens acknowledge that texting while driving is dangerous; 11 teens die everyday as a result of texting while driving. Teen drivers are 4x more likely than adults to get into car accidents while texting or talking on a cell phone.

www.chla.org/blog/rn-remedies/teens-texting-setting-boundaries

Texting is a shallow form of communication and can prevent teens from learning how to read other people's emotions and respond empathically. When kids would rather text then talk, it interferes with normal social interaction.

www.usatoday.com/story/tech/columnist/2017/05/21/sneaky...

Sneaky teen texting codes: what they mean, when to worry. ... Jennifer Jolly is an Emmy Award-winning consumer tech contributor and host of USA TODAY's digital video show TECH NOW.

www.cbsnews.com/news/how-compulsive-texting-affects-teens...

Most of the discussions surrounding texting and teens have focused on the effect texting has on social skills and face-to-face social interactions, as well as it being a dangerous distraction ...

www.pewinternet.org/2012/03/19/teens-smartphones-

Teens, Smartphones & Texting. Overview. The volume of texting among teens has risen from 50 texts a day in 2009 to 60 texts for the median teen text user. Older teens, boys, and blacks are leading the increase. Texting is the dominant daily mode of communication between teens and all those with whom they communicate.

www.webmd.com/.../teens-all-thumbs-when-texting-and-driving

Teens All Thumbs When Texting and Driving. Young People's Driving Skills Take Turn for the Worse When Texting Is Involved, Study Says ... Each teen sat in the bucket seat of a simulated car ...

www.edgarsnyder.com/car-accident/cause-of-accident/cell...

Teen Driver Cell Phone Statistics. According to a AAA poll, 94 percent of teen drivers acknowledge the dangers of texting and driving, but 35% admitted to doing it anyway. 21 percent of teen drivers involved in fatal accidents were distracted by their cell phones.

innovativepublichealth.org/blog/texting-teens

Well, three-fourths of teens 12–17 years old own cell phones and their texting surpasses that of young adults. There is an interesting gender gap: Girls send around 3,952 text messages a month, and boys tap out a comparatively paltry 2,815 text messages a month.