Could Health Care Technology Help Solve the Children’s Mental Health Crisis?

Could Health Care Technology Help Solve the Children’s Mental Health Crisis?

Health & Personal Care
In the UK alone, there have been significantly increasing reports of children being admitted to hospital due to mental health problems. Between the years of 2015 and 2016, there has been a marked increase by 42% of young people admitted to hospital due to anxiety. Technology has been burdened with the cause of this increase in anxiety sufferers, but on the other hand, some industry professionals are actually proclaiming technology to be a cure. Wherever there are social media users, there will be ill-wishers and cyber bullies shortly behind. Applications that focus on image, lifestyle and appearance can quickly become toxic places to spend your time on. So by ditching these types of applications for mindfulness and wellbeing apps, there can be a new platform to heal and to build…
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