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Watching TV Works Fast To Up Kids' Obesity Risk
 

Watching TV Works Fast To Up Kids' Obesity Risk

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TV creates young couch potatoes, and a new study finds it also puts them at risk for obesity.
 
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12 Sep 2016 - General
 
Maria Cristina Inserto That is absolutely true. Children mimic what their parents routinely do and they become couch potatoes if they see their role models do the same. I think our generatio...
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Marinelle Castro Indeed. Everything that can cause the kids to be sedentary should be limited. Even playing video games should not be encouraged. I heard some people say that it improves ey...
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Basically, the formative years of a child should be given much attention to by parents/guardians. A child who is already living a sedentary lifestyle at a young age is worrisome because he can bring this awful habit with him as he grows older. I did ...
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I think this is not only limited to TV, but to ipads and computers as well. Kids these days rarely engage in active play, which is such a loss. The fondest memories that I have as a kid are whenever I would play with my brother. Although there's ...
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Tahira Nawaz Great point on mentioning the potential complications of inactivity. The youngest child to be diagnosed with juvenile diabetes mellitus is 3 years old. A sedentary lifestyle at...
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Theekshana Abayawickrama I agree with your statement that relying on tablets and other gadgets would steal precious childhood memories away from this generation. I remember the time when wat...
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NICE; it is absolutely very informative research for both children and their parents. Television is considered as an educational, learning and entertainment tool but the researchers have found a new link between obesity and television. The children w...
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Addiction to TV is a huge problem in the new young generation. I remember when I was a kid, my parents controlled what me and my sister were allowed to see. For a day we were allowed to watch cartoons for only 30 minutes. It didn't feel like very...
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The numbers are out for TV viewing recommendation. Children less than 2 years old should not watch television at all. Children aged 2-5 years old should only watch TV for a maximum of 2 hours per day. The consequences are quite alarming as those chil...
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