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Children, mobile and tablets

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Reflections as a pediatrician and father of the role of phones and tablets in the lives of children. Common health problems. Although not everything is negative.

What I will present here is a mixture of my experience as a parent, as a pediatrician and a reflection from common sense than from the base of scientific studies. Therefore as debatable as they come. In fact what I hope is to generate debate. Continue reading

Safe use of smartphones in children

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We are in the era of smart phones, mobile phones have been installed in our daily life of an almost fully and this leads inevitably to more and more common to see children managing them well. As long as it is done in moderation and under adult supervision no major problem, but there are many dangers and cares that we follow when leaving the phone in the hands of children. Continue reading

Early Signs of Reading Problems in Children

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Reading Problems in Children

Is your child having trouble reading? The truth of the matter is that a lot of kids have trouble with reading, so your child is certainly not alone. When it comes down to it, though, you want to be sure that you catch your child’s reading troubles early. The key is to spot some very common warning signs and then work towards rectifying the issue. Most of the time, this issue has to do with anxiety about reading, but it may also have to do with a learning disability. If the latter is the case, there are certainly things you can do to make reading easier. Here are some early signs of reading problems in children. Continue reading

Reading to children is to be near them

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In my house we have always had the habit of reading aloud to our daughter. Moreover, reading almost playing laying beside each paragraph a dash of excitement and mystery.

The truth is that our daughter happily learned to read very quickly. Through the books she learned some concepts of life that neither we nor the teacher could teach. Each book is a world that children or a child opens the world opens up. Continue reading