Millions of children and teenagers could be damaging their health by watching too much television, a new study showed today.
Those who sat in front of the TV for more than two hours a day were at higher risk of smoking, gaining excess weight, and having high cholesterol as adults.
Their cardiovascular fitness â€šÃ„Ã¬ a measure of how well the heart is working - was also more likely to be poor at the age of 26.
Scientists in New Zealand who carried out the study urged parents to limit their childrenâ€šÃ„Ã´s TV viewing to no more than one to two hours a day. MORE...
This is just another way of saying your child is a fat, lazy, son of a bitch... Whatever works, I guess.