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All On-Call in the Family: Use of Electronics Hooks Teens, Parents, Even Babies! The Result: More Anxiety for Everyone

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All On-Call in the Family: Use of Electronics Hooks Teens, Parents, Even Babies! The Result: More Anxiety for Everyone

Much has been reported about the pervasive use of electronics by teenagers and the need for parents to have a screening policy against the overuse of screens.  Well, it turns out that parents are often part of the problem, not the solution, as many moms and dads have become overly attached to their smartphones, iPads, laptops, and social media.  In fact, today’s preoccupation with screens extends throughout the family, with Generation X and Y parents, boomer grandparents, and even babies involved:  Fisher Price is marketing a baby bouncy seat with an iPad holder, and now there is a potty...

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