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Here's Why More Screen Time Can Be Detrimental to Children's Brain Development

Monday, February 11, 2019   (0 Comments)
Posted by: Karen Hartenstein
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Study Says "What too much screen time leads to is a variety of missed opportunities for learning and development," one of the study's authors tells TIME

Limiting kids’ access to digital devices may have more of a positive effect than was even realized up until now.
According to a new study published in JAMA Pediatrics, “Excessive screen time has been associated with various negative outcomes, including cognitive delays and poorer academic performance.”



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