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Too much screen time makes tots FIVE times more likely to have behaviour problems

Pre-school children who spend more than two hours a day in front of a screen are more likely to have short behaviour spans and behaviour problems, research shows. Compared to children with less than 30 minutes per day of screen time, the 13.7% who watched more than two hours each day were five times more… Read More »

Teens unharmed by screen time: study

Using smartphones and other screens has little impact on the wellbeing of teenagers even before they go to sleep, according to a study. Using data from more than 17,000 teenagers, Oxford University researchers said they found little evidence to support fears that screen time could damage young people’s mental health. “Implementing best practice statistical and… Read More »