Mobile and Interactive Media Use by Young Children: The Good, the Bad, and the Unknown

@article{Radesky2015MobileAI,
  title={Mobile and Interactive Media Use by Young Children: The Good, the Bad, and the Unknown},
  author={Jenny S. Radesky and J. Schumacher and B. Zuckerman},
  journal={Pediatrics},
  year={2015},
  volume={135},
  pages={1 - 3}
}
  • Jenny S. Radesky, J. Schumacher, B. Zuckerman
  • Published 2015
  • Medicine
  • Pediatrics
  • The use of interactive screen media such as smartphones and tablets by young children is increasing rapidly. However, research regarding the impact of this portable and instantly accessible source of screen time on learning, behavior, and family dynamics has lagged considerably behind its rate of adoption. Pediatric guidelines specifically regarding mobile device use by young children have not yet been formulated, other than recent suggestions that a limited amount of educational interactive… CONTINUE READING

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