Author(s)/Creator(s)

Dessa Bergen-CicoFollow

Description/Abstract

Are you spending more time consuming media (news, television, video games) than before COVID-19? Social distancing and stay-at-home orders have led to a surge in media consumption. This brief explains how too much media consumption (including the news) can affect your psychological and physiological wellbeing and provides strategies for monitoring your media consumption.

Document Type

Data Slice

Keywords

COVID-19, Coronavirus, mental health, media, social media

Disciplines

Other Mental and Social Health | Psychiatric and Mental Health

Date

5-28-2020

Creative Commons License

Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 License
This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 License.

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