Limiting Screen Time For Children

By Dr. Cheryl McElhany • February 8th, 2013

We’re living in a media world. No doubt about that. In fact, media follows us wherever we go these days, according to Dr. Mom, who wrote in her daily column, Confessions of Dr. Mom,  about the side problems associated with too much technology time.  She says our kids seem to be the most savvy among us. They get the hang of navigating iPhones and the various apps faster than you can figure out what your password is.  But she goes on to say that we should have known there would be a down side. Our children are as fascinated and addicted as ever, so we  absolutely must moderate their media consumption and make sure the good outweighs the bad.  Read More >>

Copyright 2013 Melissa Arca, M.D. (Confessions of a Dr. Mom).
Reprinted with permission.

 

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