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Old 10-01-2012, 03:03 PM   #14
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Re: Poll: First Children - TV and Speech

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Originally Posted by newmommy13 View Post
As to tv in general correlating with speech delay i believe i read studies suggesting that it affects social behavior and im sure this was measured by speech somehow. I know that tv in young children has been linked to attention disorders and more violent behavior when compared to peers who do not watch tv. This obviously doesnt mean that it will affect every kid who watches tv but if you believe the rules of statistics tv watchers are more likely to have these behaviors.
yes, that's why I prefaced it with being wholey anecdotal - not research-wise
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