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Screen time that is not monitored or limited to one hour a day can negatively impact the critical stage of early brain development in infants, toddlers and pre-schoolers. Read the study and learn what you can do to enhance the connections in your child's brain.
https://brainupfl.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/03/picture-green-neighborhood-brain-development-neurosceincenews-public.jpg 500 750 Beverly Engel https://brainupfl.org/wp-content/uploads/2015/12/brainup-temp-logo-01-300x79.png Beverly Engel2018-03-07 10:02:252018-03-07 10:02:25Being Raised in Greener Neighborhoods May Have Beneficial Effects on Brain Development
Early life exposure to greenspace may result in beneficial structural changes in the developing brain, researchers report. The study found children who grew up in areas surrounded by greenspace had better working memory and were more attentive than those who lived in more urban environments.