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Children Vulnerable to Smartphone, Tablet Addictions

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April 1, 2013
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Some toddlers today are choosing their parents' smartphones or tablets over dolls or Lego blocks, but experts say too much screen time at a young age can lead to problems.


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Mental Illness Impact Said to Be Bigger Than Cancer

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