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screen time

How to teach your kids to love exercise

Two pros offer their best tips on getting your littles to embrace a healthy, active lifestyle that'll last a lifetime.

A battle plan for the information age

Your family can develop a detailed, written agreement on do's and don'ts to ensure you thrive in this topsy-turvy tech era.

The ever-growing scourge

TV, iPads and other modern technology continue to devour childhood hours—and it's only getting worse.

Teens and tech—a troublesome pair

New research bolsters the notion that youngsters are spending too much time on smartphones and not enough on social interactions, exercise and sleep.

Step away from the screen

Setting boundaries with phones, computers, video games and televisions encourages healthy, active lifestyles now and later.

Old-fashioned toys are a win for kids

While a digital gadget might help children learn a limited skill, it's not ideal.

More screen time ups kids’ odds for nearsightedness

Give young eyes a break by encouraging outdoor time and other activities.

New rules on screen time

Doctors roll out realistic recommendations for your child's exposure to TV and all things technology.

Game on with exergaming!

Active video games can be a fun way to move and movement has benefits.

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