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Young children are being exposed to excessive screen time. There are many health and developmental risks of excessive or inappropriate media exposure, including sleep disturbances, developmental delays, and obesity. New American families are likely unaware of the consequences of too much screen time in young children.
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Vermont, Screen Time, Children, Media, Refugee, Language Development, Childhood Obesity, New Americans, Cultural Competency
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Jorgensen, Jenna Conway, "Media Screen Time for Young Children, a Culturally Competent Approach" (2017). Family Medicine Block Clerkship, Student Projects. 278.