WATCH: How does tragedy reported in the news affect our mental health?

Tragedies like mass shootings and gun deaths reported in the news and online are taking a serious toll on Americans' mental health.
Social media plays a key role during and after traumatic events- it can bring people together, but it can also have some very negative effects. A recent study shows that viewing violent events via social media can cause symptoms similar to those of PTSD. Watch video above for full story.

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