Kids Under 2 Should Be Doers, Not Viewers

November 2011
Biomedical Market Newsletter;11/7/2011, Vol. 21, p843
The article reports on the latest major policy statement from the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) endorsed by psychologist and child development author Dr. Gregory Jantz. The policy statement urges parents to keep their children screen free during the first two years of life. According to the AAP, television, video and computer programs have no educational benefits for children under two years old and even pose developmental risks.


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