New guidelines relax screen time rules

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For many parents, screen time is the most contentious issue in the household. The accepted wisdom until today was that kids under age two should be kept away from all screens. But today, the American Academy of Pediatrics updated its guidelines for kids and media use. Turns out a little bit of screen time isn’t such a big deal.

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Guest:
Cori Cross - Pediatrician, Co-Author

Hosts:
Madeleine Brand, KCRW Staff

Producers:
Sarah Sweeney, Anna Scott, Jolie Myers, Christian Bordal, Amy Ta, Michell Eloy