Screen Time For Kids

Overuse of digital media and screens may place your child or teen at risk.

“…kids who often spend enumerable amounts of screen time…often don’t develop adequately.”

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Screens are everywhere. As a result, it is becoming much harder for parents to control a child’s screen time. Studies suggest that too much screen time increases a child’s chance for dyslexia, autism, ADHD, ADD, OCD and other issues. Excessive screen time appears to impair brain structure and function. A lot of the damage occurs in the brain’s frontal lobe, which undergoes massive changes from puberty until the mid-twenties.

Why Parents Should Limit Screen time For Kids
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Schedule an appointment with Dr. Trevor Eason or Dr. Ralph DeStephano.

Limiting your child’s screen time may seem impossible or too difficult to fight.

But it is worth fighting.

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