Tag Archive: screen time

Jul 12

The Worst of Screen Time

watching tv

Just last week, we mentioned the danger of too much “screen time” and how it contributes to obesity-related diseases. The June 26 edition of the Journal of the American Heart Association focused on a particular kind of screen time: watching TV. The study from the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute followed almost 3,600 Mississippians …

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Jul 03

The danger of too much screen time

cell phone use

Our blog has pointed to the fast-food business and the sugar industry as major culprits in the epidemic of obesity affecting America and the developed world.  We have been careless in not pointing to another factor, the one you are engaged in right now – screen time. Health officials are more and more aware of …

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