'Vid Kids' Likely to Suffer Delayed Language Development

The more time your infant or toddler spends listening to the television, the less likely he is to hear your voice, or to speak himself, a new study asserts. The findings strengthen a suspected link between infant TV exposure and delayed language development, according to a report in the journal Archives of Pediatric and Adolescent Medicine. This sets up an interesting paradox. While some researchers think audible TV is linked to decreased communication in young children, an entire market of...Full Story
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