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Why are fewer children having active lifestyles?

8 doctors weighed in
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry
5 doctors agree

In brief: HMM

Television. Cd players.
Video games. Online chatting. And a ton of other things that my kids play (but that i don't know the names of).

In brief: HMM

Television. Cd players.
Video games. Online chatting. And a ton of other things that my kids play (but that i don't know the names of).
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Dr. Heidi Fowler
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Dr. Naomi Zilkha
too much screen time, not enough unstructured time
Dr. Carla Enriquez
Pediatrics
2 doctors agree

In brief: This era

We live in an electronic/virtual age.
It is far easier for a child to sit & play (use) gaming or video modules than to "go outside" & get up a game of [fill in the blank]. Of course children learn from their parents. So ultimately the parents are responsible for their children's inactivity. Stress team activities & social groups to your children early in life & encourage physical activity.

In brief: This era

We live in an electronic/virtual age.
It is far easier for a child to sit & play (use) gaming or video modules than to "go outside" & get up a game of [fill in the blank]. Of course children learn from their parents. So ultimately the parents are responsible for their children's inactivity. Stress team activities & social groups to your children early in life & encourage physical activity.
Dr. Carla Enriquez
Dr. Carla Enriquez
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