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A research review regarding the impact of technology on child development, behavior, and academic performance. By Cris Rowan, Pediatric Occupational Therapist http://www.zonein.ca/ Zone‟in Fact Sheet

@inproceedings{Rowan2014ARR,
  title={A research review regarding the impact of technology on child development, behavior, and academic performance. By Cris Rowan, Pediatric Occupational Therapist http://www.zonein.ca/ Zone‟in Fact Sheet},
  author={Cris Rowan},
  year={2014}
}
 Infants watch 2.5 hours per day of TV and 25% have TV‟s in their bedrooms  Children use 7.5 hours per day of entertainment technology, and 75% have a device in their bedroom  30% of children will enter kindergarten developmentally vulnerable  25% of children are obese in Canada, 30% in the U.S.  14.3% of children, have been diagnosed with a mental illness  Half of grade eight students do not have job entry literacy 
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Overview of Gadget Utilization and Its Effect on Growth and Development in Preschool Children
TLDR
The duration of the gadget utilization in children carried out by their parents did not affect the growth and development of the children, and no significant correlation was found between the duration of smartphone usage and nutritional status.