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Warning: This episode contains mentions of bullying and suicide.

A rising tide of mental health problems among teenagers has sent parents, teachers and doctors searching for answers. This week, the U.S. surgeon general, Dr. Vivek H. Murthy, offered one: social media.

Today, Dr. Murthy discusses his proposal to require platforms such as YouTube, TikTok and Instagram to include warning labels, like those that appear on tobacco and alcohol products.


  • Dr. Vivek H. Murthy, the U.S. surgeon general.

Surgeon General Vivek Murthy, wearing a military uniform, speaks into a microphone.
Surgeon General Vivek Murthy says social media pose a health risk to children and adolescents.Susan Walsh/Associated Press

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