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Lower Sustained Attention Seen In Developing Children Exposed To Background TV
2012-10-02 17:09:00

Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online Even though children may not be watching it, even having a television on in the background may be bad for development, according to a new study. Researchers wrote in the journal Pediatrics children between eight months and eight-years-old are exposed to nearly four hours worth of background TV a day, compared to the 80 minutes a day of active TV viewing. The study, which was presented at a meeting of the International...


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