This week for #wellnesswednesday, we are celebrating #nationalvideogamesday with some tips for our patients and their families.
Videogames are easily accesable - from your phones to tablets to computers, laptops, and gaming consoles. It falls on you, as the parent, to set the usage guidelines for your children - not just on how long to play, but what to play as well. We know that there are a lot of conflicting guidelines and recommendations out there -which is why we recommend you visit this article by the AAP (It has all the basics covered, and then some) :
If you have questions or concerns about screen usage, childhood exposure to violence, or are concerned about your child's media usage, call us to make an appointment to talk with your pediatrician.