TITLE

The Truth about Screen Time and Kids' Health

AUTHOR(S)
Olds, Tim
PUB. DATE
May 2014
SOURCE
Australasian Science;May2014, Vol. 35 Issue 4, p37
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the effect of television use on children's health in Australia. Topics discussed include the characteristics of children with televisions in their bedrooms, the success of researcher David Epstein in reducing television use by using electronic monitoring devices and the demographics of parents in households with televisions in their children's bedrooms. Also mentioned are some measures that can be taken to reduce screen time.
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95668890

 

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