1. You Are At:
  2. Home
  3. Lifestyle
  4. Know why 'touch screen gadgets' are not healthy for your kid! (see pics)

Know why 'touch screen gadgets' are not healthy for your kid! (see pics)

New York: If you have substituted story books for your toddler with an iPad or smart phone and think touch screens are going to make him or her smarter, pull the plug now.According to research,

PTI [ Updated: May 09, 2014 18:23 IST ]
know why touch screen gadgets are not healthy for your kid
know why touch screen gadgets are not healthy for your kid see pics

New York: If you have substituted story books for your toddler with an iPad or smart phone and think touch screens are going to make him or her smarter, pull the plug now.


According to research, children younger than age three who played non-educational games on smart phones and tablets received lower scores in verbal tests.



“The number one toy parents are giving their toddlers are smart phones nowadays,” Ruth Milanaik, a physician at the Cohen Children's Medical Center of New York, was quoted as saying in media reports.

Write a comment