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Concerns grow for children’s health as screen times soar during Covid crisis – The Guardian

Experts say rise in sleep and eyesight problems may also be linked to increased use of digital devices

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CoronavirusExperts say rise in sleep and eyesight problems may also be linked to increased use of digital devices
Fri 22 Jan 2021 07.34 EST
The rise in childrens screen time during the pandemic has triggered calls for greater interactivity and outdoor exercise to bolster learning and guard against an epidemic of shortsightedness.
Time spent online has increased dramatically in the past year. Millions of pupils have been forced to switch to remote learning, while social media use has skyrocketed,…

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