11 Reasons to keep your children away from handheld devices
Do you let your child play with your cell phone or your tablet? There are many reasons as to why children under the age of 12 shouldn’t use these devices.
Technology has developed and increased and enhanced our lives for many years, but do you know what these handheld devices are doing to children? Children should have restricted access to handheld devices such as cellphones, tablets, etc. Technology has abused children 4-5 times more than normal and this can lead to developmental consequences.
Handheld devices have increased the accessibility and usage of technology, especially in young children. There is a lot of research that indicates technology is harming our children, yet adults continue to support unrestricted use. These devices have increased infant, toddler, and child access and immersion into a viral world devoid of critical factors for the development, behavior, and learning.
Reasons to keep your children away from handheld devices: