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Researchers followed 2,441 children over a five-year span and found that those who used screens more often at ages 2 and 3 had significant developmental delays between the ages of 3 and 5.

A new study suggests screen time could delay children’s communication, motor, and problem-solving skills

A new JAMA study found that too much screen time could delay the development of motor, communication, and problem-solving skills in young children.

5 ways you can help your kids balance screen time with healthy sleep

Follow these tips to help you and your kids establish a routine that allows for a healthy balance between technology and sleep.
A study of more than 11,000 American children found more than 2 hours of screen time a day can do major damage.

A researcher says kids should actually start using screens sooner in life, despite what you’ve been told

While some research has suggested too much screen time is bad for children, one researcher believes kids should actually use screens earlier in life.
Research is inconclusive about the effects of screen time on the growing brain.

A parenting blogger shared a photo of her son using her phone at a restaurant and told people to ‘mind your own motherhood’

Screen time often keeps kids occupied on outings. Parenting blogger Kristina Kuzmic says there's nothing wrong with that.
A ten-year-old boy uses a tablet in 2011 in the UK.

Leading doctors say there is little medical evidence for limiting screen time for kids, even though a major study disagrees

Guidance from the Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health said evidence that time in front of a screen harms children is 'often overstated.'

Snapchat founder Evan Spiegel and wife Miranda Kerr only allow their seven-year-old child to have 1.5 hours of screen time per week

Snap CEO Evan Spiegel said that he wasn't allowed to watch TV while growing up, and it informed his parenting practices.
Travis Scott told Rolling Stone that he and Kylie Jenner have a no TV rule with daughter Stormi.

Kylie Jenner and Travis Scott say TV ‘is out’ for daughter Stormi. Here’s why their rule might make sense.

Travis Scott recently said TV "is out" for Stormi, his daughter with Kylie Jenner. Here's why that could be a good thing.
Screen time may not have a dramatic effect on a child's sleep.

Screen time may not be that damaging to your kids’ sleep, despite what you’ve been told

A new study of thousands of US kids found that each hour of screen time was linked with three to eight fewer minutes of sleep per night.
There are "nanny spotters" and "nanny spies." (Neither is pictured here.)

Silicon Valley parents are so panicked about kids’ screen time that they’re having nannies sign ‘no-phone contracts’ and posti...

Silicon Valley parents are growing concerned about their kids' tech use. Some are pressuring nannies to create a totally tech-free home environment.
The average kid between 8 and 11 uses screens for more than three-and-a-half hours per day.

Only 5% of US kids meet expert recommendations for sleep, screen time, and exercise — here’s what they should be doing

Kids should get between nine and 11 hours of sleep a night, should limit recreational screen use to two hours per day, and should get at least an hour of moderate-to-vigorous exercise. The better kids in the US do on those guidelines, the better they perform on cognitive tests.