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PBS NewsHour | Kids Increasingly Staring at Glowing Screens, Study Finds | PBS

posted on October 25, 2011

How much time are our youngest children spending in front of screens? Jeffrey Brown discusses new studies that chronicle the increasing use of digital devices by young children -- and the resulting health effects -- with James Steyer of Common Sense Media and Dr. Ari Brown of the American Academy of Pediatrics.

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