News: 90% Of Kids Under 2 Watch Too Much TV
According to another recent study by the University of Washington, nearly 90% of all U.S. kids who are under the age of 2 - and as many as 40% of babies under 3 months are regular watchers of TV including DVD's and videos.
The American Academy of Pediatrics estimates our kids watch 4 hours of TV every day. They go on to say that they recommend children under 2 not watch any at all. Older kids should watch no more than 2 hours a day of "quality" TV.
The study also finds 29% of parents believe baby-oriented TV and DVD programs offer educational benefits.
Courtesy: University of Washington
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