Your Child: Television


Subject:
Television , Health , Children's Health , Children's Television , Turning It Off , Television Advertising

Description:
This article considers the effects of watching TV on children's health and family life. Topics include how TV affects brain development, TV violence, TV's influence on children's attitudes toward themselves and others, and the relationship between watching television and obesity, alcohol use, and smoking. Includes links to related sites. From the University of Michigan Health System.

Publisher:
University of Michigan Health System

Language:
English

Source:
http://www.med.umich.edu/yourchild/topics/tv.htm


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