CHILDREN WHO WATCH TOO MUCH TV MAY HAVE BRAIN DAMAGE STRUCTURES.

Posted: January 11, 2014 in Uncategorized
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This finally explains why so many of us walk like Zombies around our households. This basically dumbs us down. We become like mindless sheep waiting for the next TV show to come on so we can zone out. Watching TV literally damages our brain right in the area of the frontal lobe. PLEASE CLICK ON LINKS BELOW FOR NEWS ARTICLE.

DAILY MAIL: MRI brain scans showed children who spent the most hours in front of the box had greater amounts of grey matter in regions around the frontopolar cortex – the area at the front of the frontal lobe. But this increased volume was a negative thing as it was linked with lower verbal intelligence, said the authors, from Tohoku University in the city of Sendai.

They suggested grey matter could be compared to body weight and said these brain areas need to be pruned during childhood in order to operate efficiently.READ MORE: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-2537240/Children-watch-TV-damaged-brain-structures.html#ixzz2q4Wv9LBn

ANINEWS: A new research has revealed that kids who watch too much  television have lower IQ levels. It was revealed that watching TV changes the structure of the frontopolar region, which is linked to intellectual ability READ MORE: http://www.aninews.in/newsdetail10/story149660/watching-too-much-tv-can-damage-kids-039-brains.html

ESPRESS.CO.UK: It changes the structure of the frontopolar region, which is linked to intellectual ability.  in Japan looked at 276 children aged five to 18 who watched up to four hours of TV a day. MRI scans showed those who spent most time in front of the box had more brain cells round the frontopolar area. But, rather like obesity, this is a bad thing and is linked to lower intelligence. The team, from Tohoku University in the city of Sendai, say children with higher IQs showed “thinning” in this area READ MORE: http://www.express.co.uk/news/health/453273/Proof-too-much-TV-harms-kids-brains

 

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Comments
  1. Michael Snow says:

    The Daily Mail reporting was one of my sources for this, long ago, on Children and TV. As noted it may be freely copied and shared. http://sdcougar.startlogic.com/blog/?p=44

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