How our youth are spending their time after school has changed greatly since us adults were young.
As we know the internet has countless porn sites, inappropriate videos and images, dating websites and apps and social media platforms that can expose your child to online predators.
As well as these problems the internet is very time consuming.
Kids can get lost for hours in a game, watching videos or scrolling social media.
Important day to day activities such as spending time with family and friends, in-person social interaction, homework, study time and physical activity are often neglected.
If overlooked studies have shown that too much internet time can lead to serious consequences such as:
-Troubles in school
-Eating and sleeping disorders
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