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Study: TV can impair speech development of young children

Posted Jun 06, 2009, updated Jun 06, 2009.

A study released Monday adds to the debate over whether television impairs children's language development.It found that parents and children virtually stop talking to each other when the TV is on, even if they're in the same room.

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