The Teenage Brain & Technology

The Teenage Brain – Great interview and story on NPR (National Public Radio) about how the brain develops in teenagers and “Why Teens Are Impulsive, Addiction-Prone And Should Protect Their Brains”.

Tablets and smartphones may affect social and emotional development, scientists speculate – The article explores the idea that children and technology need to be limited and monitored. “The researchers warned that using a tablet or smartphone to divert a child’s attention could be detrimental to “their social-emotional development”.”


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