Mental health apps are growing in popularity

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The pandemic has Americans turning to mental health apps to deal with their feelings

(FOX NEWS) — Americans are reaching for their smartphones for mental health help more than ever.

App-market intelligence firm Sensor Tower says the top 20 mental wellness apps were downloaded about 4 million times by first-time users April alone.

A Kaiser Family Foundation poll from the same time period showed roughly 45 percent of adults felt worry and stress from the coronavirus had a negative impact on their mental health.

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