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How can I control how much time my child spends on video games?

Armin Brott
Pediatrics
You can monitor your child's video game behavior by creating and enforcing game-playing rules in your household. Keep screen time within reasonable limits and watch more for obsessive or antisocial behaviors in your child than in the games. If you don’t see any, relax a little and let him enjoy the downtime and enjoyment that reasonable video gaming provides.

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