Kids, screens and parental guilt: Time to loosen up?

Kids, screens and parental guilt: Time to loosen up?

FILE - In this Friday, Oct. 21, 2011, file photo, a child plays with an iPad in his bedroom. Parents of small children have long been hearing about the perils of “screen time.” And with more screens, it’s only getting worse. But working, taking care of children and remembering to eat is exhausting. Parents need those minutes of quiet. So maybe it’s time to relax a little. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert, File)

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