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How to Wean Kids from TV and Video Games and Back Into L.I.F.E.

How to Wean Kids from TV and Video Games and Back Into L.I.F.E.

Michele Borba November 21, 2013 Comments Off on How to Wean Kids from TV and Video Games and Back Into L.I.F.E.

Overlooked dangers of raising a generation of plugged-in couch potatoes. Parenting tips to help kids find healthier alternatives and discover “life beyond the remote” that I shared on the TODAY show REALITY CHECK:  •

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Violent Video Games May Alter Empathy and Brains: 10 Games No Kid Should Play

Michele Borba December 6, 2011 Comments Off on Violent Video Games May Alter Empathy and Brains: 10 Games No Kid Should Play

There’s no doubt that video games are a part of the plugged-in generation’s lifestyle. Research shows that 99 percent of boys and 94 percent of girls ages 12 to 17 play computer, web, portable

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Kids, Teens, Video Games, and When Parents Should Worry

Michele Borba June 27, 2011 Comments Off on Kids, Teens, Video Games, and When Parents Should Worry

Why diminishment of kid empathy should be our biggest concern about media and video games. Ratings, research, solutions, and how to gear up and parent the “Controller Generation”   “Can’t I just play one

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Michele Borba Blog: Kids plugged in 71/2hrs a day: My TODAY show report & 5 parent tips

Michele Borba January 24, 2010 Comments Off on Michele Borba Blog: Kids plugged in 71/2hrs a day: My TODAY show report & 5 parent tips

On Thursday Jan 21 on NBC’s TODAY I spoke withMeredith Vieira about a newly released report by The Kaiser Family Foundation on 2002 people ages 8 to 18 and their media use. I spent time reviewing

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