12-year-olds are all over Snapchat, TikTok and Instagram — despite the 13 year or older age limit

The teen suicide rate is on the rise, and some researchers are linking this to the prevalence of smartphones and social media use. Preteens are getting hooked on Facebook's platforms, Snapchat and TikTok even though, legally, they are not allowed to create accounts before age 13.
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