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  • Toddlers May Gain More From Paper Books Than E-Books: Study

    Toddlers May Gain More From Paper Books Than E-Books: Study

    MONDAY, March 25, 2019 (HealthDay News) — When it comes to reading to toddlers, apparently there is no substitute for an old-fashioned book. That’s according to new research that found paper books foster better parent-child interactions than electronic books do. This held true even when comparing print books against very basic e-readers that don’t contain

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  • Painless Ways to Limit Your Kids’ Screen Time

    Painless Ways to Limit Your Kids’ Screen Time

    WEDNESDAY, Feb. 27, 2019 (HealthDay News) — If you’re in a frequent tug of war with your kids over turning off their gadgets, it could be the tactic you use when you try to persuade them to disengage. It turns out that giving 1- to 5-year-olds a time warning that screen viewing is about to

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  • Screen Time for the Very Young Has Doubled in 20 Years: Study

    Screen Time for the Very Young Has Doubled in 20 Years: Study

    TUESDAY, Feb. 19, 2019 (HealthDay News) — The electronic babysitter is alive and thriving in the new digital age. A new study says it all: Children under the age of 2 spend twice the amount of time in front of a screen each day — almost three hours, to be exact — as they did

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  • How to Help Your Teen Use Social Media Safely

    How to Help Your Teen Use Social Media Safely

    WEDNESDAY, Feb. 13, 2019 (HealthDay News) — Social media is now a key part of American youngsters’ lives, so parents need to provide guidance and rules to help them enjoy its benefits and protect them from potential dangers, experts say. Social media can help kids connect and find others who share their interests and concerns,

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