Navigation Links
TV watching may turn your child into a bully

A new study on child behavior had pointed out that excessive exposure to television at the early childhood age might make the child indulge in bullying behavior.//

A child is considered to be a bully when he repeatedly harasses and attacks other children. Bullying can be done by actual physical attack on others or by verbal assaults, threats, extortion and intimidation.

Parents who do not read aloud to their children, or provide them with emotional support, or let them watch television in an uncontrolled manner often unknowingly cause their children to become bullies. The researchers, who observed 4yr old children in such situations to the ages of 6 through 11 yrs, said that these behaviors are positively correlated with bullying behaviors.

The results of the study show that parental guidance and nearness plays an important role in controlling aggressive behavior in children. Spending time with your children, helping them in their cognitive stimulation through telling them stories, encouraging them in some form of creative pursuits or even taking them for an educative outing may reign in the aggressive tendencies of the children and make them well adjusted. The researchers are of the opinion that doing such activities together with their parents, children learn understanding, self-control and social skills.

The new study was published in the Archives of Pediatrics & Adolescent Medicine.


'"/>




Page: 1

Related medicine news :

1. Reduce watching TV to prevent Obesity and Diabetes
2. Study reveals that it is easy for people to learn from watching others learn
3. Teenagers may become violent after watching aggressive acts
4. Mind your looks for Bush visit, as world is watching
5. Starvation in pregnant women can cause heart disease to their children
6. Fireworks can spell death for asthmatic children
7. Cut down TV and video games and you have less aggressive children.
8. Half of worlds children are passive smokers - damning disclosure from WHO
9. Antibiotic induces liver damage in children with E.COLI infections.
10. Analgesic abuse - cause for chronic headache in children
11. Cats to protect children from asthma
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:


(Date:4/21/2017)... , ... April 21, 2017 , ... Providing broad access ... in opposition, but there is a better way to address this problem. , That ... of Pharmacy, Public Policy and Economics at the University of Southern California, who served ...
(Date:4/21/2017)... ... April 21, 2017 , ... Chicago plastic surgeon, ... of osteoma. An osteoma is a benign bony lump located on the forehead usually ... can cause difficulties with sight and pain. Dr. Shah has discovered an approach that ...
(Date:4/21/2017)... , ... April 21, 2017 , ... ... Allegheny County that offers services to communities throughout the greater Pittsburgh metropolitan region, ... charity drive to provide adaptive bicycles for differently-abled children. , Variety the Children’s ...
(Date:4/21/2017)... ... , ... The Patient Advocacy Community of The Beryl Institute presented Eve DeVaro, ... Patient Advocacy Award in recognition of her extraordinary contributions to the field of ... The Beryl Institute’s annual Patient Experience Conference on March 20 in Denver, ...
(Date:4/21/2017)... ... April 21, 2017 , ... ... partnered with O2X , an active lifestyle company that provides Human Performance ... health of firefighters, police offers, first responders, military officers and others in service ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:4/20/2017)... , April 20, 2017 Research ... America Pharmaceutical Contract Manufacturing Services Market Analysis By Service (Manufacturing, ... Segment Forecasts, 2014 - 2025" report to their offering. ... The Latin American ... 21.0 billion by 2025 Low drug registration cost ...
(Date:4/19/2017)... Cardiology devices segment is anticipated to reach the highest market ... segment is likely to create absolute $ opportunity of a ... By the end of 2027, Cardiology Devices segment is projected ... expanding at a CAGR of 18.4% over the forecast period. ... reprocessed medical devices market in terms of revenue ...
(Date:4/19/2017)... April 19, 2017  IRIDEX Corporation (Nasdaq: ... results for the first quarter 2017 after the close ... management team will host a corresponding conference call beginning ... Investors interested in listening to the conference call ... callers or (703) 326-3030 for international callers, using conference ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: