Healthy Numbers for Kids and Families: Limit TV, Computer Use, and Screen Time to Two Hours or Less

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Abstract:

This six-panel brochure educates parents about limiting screen time for children. It explains that limiting screen time means limiting time spent watching TV, using the computer or tablet, and playing computer or hand held games. The document discusses the benefits of exploring and playing for brain development in young children. It describes healthy screen time, and provides ways for parents to set limits, help children plan screen time in advance, and be role models for the family.

Author(s):
Minnesota Department of Health
Medical Review:
Yes
The English language resource was created or reviewed by a medical professional for quality and accuracy.
Development Method:
Translation from English text
Translation Review:
Company review
A qualified translation company performed an independent review by a second translator, and a client advocate.
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Keywords:
Child, Computers, Parents, Play and playthings, Tablets
Copyright:
Licensed by Creative Commons
Date Last Reviewed:
1/1/2015
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