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HOW TO CONTROL YOUR CHILDREN’S TIME WITH THE SCREENS?

HOW TO CONTROL YOUR CHILDREN’S TIME WITH THE SCREENS?

Summer vacation. Lots of family time. And lots of water and outdoor activities. For a while, when parents are busy, the little ones calm down in front of a screen, be it a tablet, a smartphone, or a laptop. But these moments are often extremely long. Kids are too hooked on games, videos, or other online activities for too long. Half […]

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too much time on tablet or cell phone impairs children's cognition

STUDY RESULTS – TOO MUCH TIME ON TABLET OR CELL PHONE IMPAIRS CHILDREN’S COGNITION

Science has just given one more good reason to limit the time children spend in front of screens. According to a study recently published in the scientific journal  The Lancet Child & Adolescent Health, using electronic devices – including cell phones, tablets, and computers – for more than two hours daily impairs the cognitive development of the little ones. The reason? “Each minute spent in front of […]

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kids screen time and effects

WHAT EFFECTS DO SO MANY HOURS OF SCREENS HAVE ON OUR CHILDREN? STUDY REVEALS!

In times of coronavirus, screens and electronic devices are for parents’ real lifelines to be able to keep children entertained for a while and thus continue with other tasks or teleworking. It is clear that now is not the time to completely restrict their use to children because the situation we live in is special. But without […]

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Abuse of screens before bed

EFFECTS OF “VAMPING” – THE ABUSE OF SCREENS BEFORE BED

It is a neologism that very well defines a moment we are going through in this confinement. Vamping comes from the union of the two words vampire (vampire) and texting (action of sending text messages through electronic devices). And it refers to the abuse of new technologies before going to bed: queries from Whatsapp groups, social networks, or websites. The truth is […]

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