Who does not know this picture: mom, tired lying on the sofa in a favorite book in hand, and the child at the time literally is totally engrossed in watching TV. It would seem, what idyll: everybody will be happy. But at this point I will ask You to stop. Actually there is nothing good in this situation there can not be. For several reasons. First, while watching TV, the child is detrimental to their health. Secondly – your psyche. “Well not so serious the harms of TV, and benefit from it too”, You may say. But I will disagree with You, and I will give you some results of studies that clearly show how strong is the influence of television and computer on the health and psyche of the child.
The influence of television and computer on child health.
The first and most obvious result of constantly sitting in front of TV screens and computer monitors is vision problems. So, today started in the country from an epidemic of child myopia, which according struck more than 50% of urban adolescents aged 15 – 16.
But this is only the most obvious effect of television on child health. In fact, health problems occur is much more. So, the British scientist Eric Sigman, analyzing and summarizing 35 different Continue reading