Screen Time and Kids: New Findings Parents Need to Know

November 5, 2019

(ABC News) – A new study from Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center published in JAMA Pediatrics showed concerning evidence that brain structure may be altered in kids with more screen use. Researchers looked at brain MRIs in 47 preschoolers and found that screen time over the AAP’s recommendations was associated with differences in brain structure in areas related to language and literacy development.

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