Bhubaneswar: Experts have warned that excessive use of technology restricts the all-round development among the kids.
Researchers have suggested that technologies like the internet, smartphones and electronic gadgets like gaming consoles, tablets and the like are essential for development, but the side-effects of overuse is a concern for public health. Children tend to follow what their elders do. So when they see parents working for long hours on their laptops, they are bound to get influenced.
Researchers have advised that parents should spend quality time with children, engage them in outdoor activities and more interaction with nature should be encouraged.