Children and Media: Content>Platform

You may have read the recent NY Times article  regarding the increasing diagnosis of ADHD and the debate that surrounds this phenomenon.  As a pediatrician, I discuss media with all the families in the practice and I stress that “screen time” (especially before age 2) does lead to attentional difficulties.  Dimitri Christakis is a thought leader in this field and I think you may find this video interesting.

-Daniel Weissbluth

Weissbluth Pediatrics

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