Here is a list of recently published studies on children, media, and health exploring a range of topics:
- Exploration of why and how teens engage and consume online mobile gaming.
- Exploration the association between smoking in the movies with adolescent smoking in middle-income countries (Mexico.).
- Discussion of the use of methylphenidate treatment to reduce Internet use in youth with ADHD and Internet video game addictions.
- Examination of online and in-school bullying among Internet-using adolescents.
Han, D.H et al. (2008). The effect of methylphenidate on Internet video game play in children with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder. Comprehensive Psychiatry, Available online 15 October 2008.
Juvonen, J. & Gross, E.F. (2008). Extending the school grounds?—Bullying experiences in cyberspace. Journal of School Health, 78 (9), 496-505.
Okazaki, S. (2008). Exploring experiential value in online mobile gaming adoption. CyberPsychology & Behavior, 11(5) :619-622.
Thrasher, J. et al. (2008). Exposure to smoking imagery in popular films and adolescent smoking in Mexico. American Journal of Preventive Medicine, 35 (2): 95-102.