Effect of electronic media on children

@article{Ray2010EffectOE,
  title={Effect of electronic media on children},
  author={Munni Ray and Kana Ram Jat},
  journal={Indian Pediatrics},
  year={2010},
  volume={47},
  pages={561-568}
}
  • M. Ray, K. Jat
  • Published 21 November 2010
  • Medicine
  • Indian Pediatrics
Radio, television (TV), movies, video games, cell phones, and computer networks have assumed central roles in our children’s daily lives. The media has demonstrated potentially profound effects, both positive and negative, on children’s cognitive, social, and behavioral development. Considering the increasing exposure of children to newer forms of media, we decided to review the current literature on the effects of media on child health both in the Western countries and India. It is widely… 
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