- Characteristics of screen media use associated with higher BMI in young adolescentsDavid S Bickham
Center on Media and Child Health, Boston Children s Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
Pediatrics 131:935-41. 2013..By examining relationships between BMI and both time spent using each of 3 screen media and level of attention allocated to use, we sought to contribute to the understanding of mechanisms linking media use and obesity...
- Is television viewing associated with social isolation? Roles of exposure time, viewing context, and violent contentDavid S Bickham
Center on Media and Child Health, Harvard Medical School, Harvard School of Public Health, 300 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 160:387-92. 2006..To estimate associations between children's peer integration and amount of time they spend (1) watching television, (2) watching violent television, and (3) co-viewing television with friends...
- Time well spent? Relating television use to children's free-time activitiesElizabeth A Vandewater
Human Development and Family Sciences, University of Texas, Austin, TX 78712 1097, USA
Pediatrics 117:e181-91. 2006..This study assessed the claim that children's television use interferes with time spent in more developmentally appropriate activities...