Child, screens and obesity
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Is it possible to make a direct correlation between time spend watch screen and child weight problem?
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The Impact of Technology on the Developing Child

The Impact of Technology on the Developing Child | Child, screens and obesity | Scoop.it
Sedentary bodies bombarded with chaotic sensory stimulation are resulting in delays in attaining child developmental milestones, with subsequent negative impact on basic foundation skills for achieving literacy.
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Childhood Obesity & Technology – What’s the connection?

Childhood Obesity & Technology – What’s the connection? | Child, screens and obesity | Scoop.it
Too much screen time may add to unhealthy habits that can last a lifetime.
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Experts Weigh In on Childhood Obesity

Experts Weigh In on Childhood Obesity | Child, screens and obesity | Scoop.it
By Rebecca Sharim Storace, M.D.: Obesity in America is a growing problem, and not just in adults. More than a third of the children and adolescents in the United States are overweight or obese, according to 2010 data from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. And since 1980, the number of obese children and adolescents has almost tripled, a jump attributed in part to poor food choices and insufficient physical activity. Despite the ballooning problem, parents and doctors often find the topic of childhood obesity difficult to discuss.  To start the conversation, ABC News’ chief health and medical…
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Childhood obesity:junk food commercials are stealing out children

Childhood obesity:junk food commercials are stealing out children | Child, screens and obesity | Scoop.it
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This is a long article, in which I wrote for a previous English paper. This topic is a huge issue in todays society, and is worth the time to
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Obesity in Children & Technology | LIVESTRONG.COM

Obesity in Children & Technology | LIVESTRONG.COM | Child, screens and obesity | Scoop.it
During the past 20 years, the number of obese and overweight children has rapidly risen. One contributor to these climbing rates is the prevalence of technology and media that promotes sedentary behavior. Children spend a lot of time in front of the television, playing video games, and researching and learning on the computer. Technology provides...
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Kids, computers and childhood obesity - Health-Science - The Times-Tribune

Kids, computers and childhood obesity - Health-Science - The Times-Tribune | Child, screens and obesity | Scoop.it
Breaking local news, national news, sports, politics and world news from The Times-Tribune and thetimes-tribune.com covering all of Scranton, Lackawanna County, Luzerne County, Wayne County and Wyoming County.
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