Handheld electronic devices have dramatically altered how we are entertained and get information. Health experts recommend screens should be used for just two hours a day for recreation. Photo: Jonathan Wong
SCMP Editorial
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Editorial by SCMP Editorial

More exercise, less screen time needed for children

  • Handheld devices are surely partly to blame as a global study reveals that four in five youngsters fail to spend the recommended hour on outdoor activities and expose themselves to health risks
Handheld electronic devices have dramatically altered how we are entertained and get information. Health experts recommend screens should be used for just two hours a day for recreation. Photo: Jonathan Wong
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