Thursday, June 10, 2010

Lijit | Best Advice? Ban Bedroom TVs - written by Center on Media and Child Health

Lijit | Best Advice? Ban Bedroom TVs - written by Center on Media and Child Health
An article in the NY Times suggests that children should not have TV sets in their bedrooms. The author points out studies that have connected children having bedroom TVs with negative effects on sleep, overweight, smoking uptake, and school functioning. The CMCH Database of Research contains 24 studies that have examined some aspect of having televisions in kids' bedrooms.

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