TV bad for kids

Study de­ter­mines why TV and video games are bad for your kids.

The Star Malaysia - Star2 - - PARENTING - By MAU­REEN DEMPSEY

AS­TUDY of­fi­cially con­firms that hours of TV and video games chip away at kids’ at­ten­tion. When my daugh­ter set­tles in to watch an episode of Cu­ri­ous Ge­orge, she has the fo­cus of a mas­ter chess cham­pion. That child does not turn away from the screen. I call that real fo­cus. So why is the re­sult just the op­po­site?

A new study says that the rapid pace could make it dif­fi­cult for chil­dren to fo­cus on non-

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