Too Much TV Can Impact Your Child's Behavior


By Molly Clifton

A British study finds 5-year olds who watch 3 or more hours of tv a day are more likely to start fighting and stealing before the age of seven.

But researchers say the extra risk is very small.

Previous studies showed too much tv can increase a child's chance of developing emotional and behavioral problems.

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