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Is screen-time the new junk food?

Sedentariness, aka sitting around too much, is an unanticipated outcome of the “mobile revolution.” And its health effects are just beginning to bite.

 
Cyber Bullying | Parental Controls | Mobile Apps | Cyber Safety | Social Media | parenting | technology | digital parenting
Pause before you post

Are your kids' thumbs working faster than their brains? This time-tested fix could help.

 
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“God only knows what it’s doing to our children’s brains”

Is your gut telling you social media may be harming your kids? 

 
Parental Controls | Mobile Apps | Cyber Safety | parenting | sleep
What's keeping them up at night?

Attack of the Sleep Vampires: How the blue light emitted by screens is keeping your family up at night - and what to do about it.

 
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Gamer today, gambler tomorrow?

In Melbourne Cup week, the whole nation takes a punt. But that’s not the only high-stakes action around.  Here’s the tip: New research is showing children who are gamers are more likely to become gamblers. What are the odds your son or ...

 
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Meet your child's Insta-Bully

Instagram now ranks as the number-one social networking site for cyber bullying. #whatparentsneedtoknow If uber-cool kids like Justin Bieber, Iggy Azalea, Emma Stone, and Miley Cyrus can become victims of cyberbullying - and yes, it’s ...

 
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5 tips for parents on coping through exam stress

If your teens are heading into exams, the tension temperature in your household can go through the roof. It starts with sleep deprivation - theirs and yours. Our study of over 1,000 parents and students has shown that 80% of teens lose ...

 
Parental Controls | Mobile Apps | Cyber Safety | parenting | smartphones
What are our smartphones really costing us as parents?

When it comes to addictive behaviour around smartphones, does the apple really fall far from the tree? Smartphones have put the world wide web literally into the palm of our hands, and that wealth of information, entertainment and ...

 
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5 ways teens are keeping busy these school holidays

With holiday freedom fast approaching, teens will be looking for ways to entertain themselves during the school holidays. And, what’s the quickest and most effective source of entertainment these days? The internet of course.

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