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# screen-time - Wednesday 29 January, 2020

Toddlers who view screens for over three hours a day are 'less physically active at age five'
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Toddlers who view screens for over three hours a day are 'less physically active at age five'

Jan 29th 2020, 6:45 AM 13,476 Views 13 Comments

That’s according to a new study carried out on 500 children.

# screen-time - Wednesday 16 January, 2019

Children who own mobile phones at younger age perform worse in reading and maths tests
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Children who own mobile phones at younger age perform worse in reading and maths tests

Jan 16th 2019, 11:37 AM 15,897 Views 29 Comments

New research has found that four in 10 children in Ireland own a mobile phone by the age of nine.

# screen-time - Friday 4 January, 2019

Guide suggests not enough evidence that screen time is harmful to children's health
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Guide suggests not enough evidence that screen time is harmful to children's health

Jan 4th 2019, 9:58 AM 11,327 Views 20 Comments

Published by the RCPCH the guide consulted 109 children and young people across the UK.

Poll: Do you plan to cut down on screen time in 2019?
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Poll: Do you plan to cut down on screen time in 2019?

Jan 4th 2019, 9:17 AM 17,971 Views 24 Comments

Many people spend several hours a day on smartphones and other devices.

# screen-time - Saturday 1 December, 2018

Now you can finally limit how often you use apps on your phone
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Now you can finally limit how often you use apps on your phone

Dec 1st 2018, 10:00 PM 27,333 Views 28 Comments

Here’s how to use Screen Time if you’re an iOS user.

# screen-time - Sunday 25 November, 2018

Here's what happened when I tried to curb my 7 hour-a-day phone habit
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From The Daily Edge
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Here's what happened when I tried to curb my 7 hour-a-day phone habit

Nov 25th 2018, 11:00 AM 7,204 Views 0 Comments

Average results, to say the least.

# screen-time - Tuesday 18 September, 2018

Do you think apps that limit screen time actually make any difference?
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From The Daily Edge
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Do you think apps that limit screen time actually make any difference?

Sep 18th 2018, 11:53 AM 2,574 Views 0 Comments

Apple have just released a new feature that might get people to put their phones away.

# screen-time - Tuesday 8 August, 2017

eir Sport to show all of the USPGA Championship but BBC viewers will get just 6 hours
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From The42
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eir Sport to show all of the USPGA Championship but BBC viewers will get just 6 hours

Aug 8th 2017, 2:20 PM 17,148 Views 9 Comments

Virgin Media customers won’t see a lot of golf this week.

# screen-time - Friday 5 May, 2017

Giving toddlers tablets and smartphones can 'harm their speech development'
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Giving toddlers tablets and smartphones can 'harm their speech development'

May 5th 2017, 4:08 PM 16,753 Views 40 Comments

Every half hour a toddler spends with a smartphone increases their risk of delayed speech by 49%, say researchers.

# screen-time - Tuesday 14 March, 2017

Children who spend more time on phones and tablets are 'more likely to develop diabetes'
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Children who spend more time on phones and tablets are 'more likely to develop diabetes'

Mar 14th 2017, 6:15 AM 39,829 Views 41 Comments

Researchers have said limiting usage of electronics can help stave off future health issues.