“[The APA recommends] children [under] 18 months get zero [tablet] screen time [and] ages 2 to 5 [get up to] one hour a day.”

http://www.wsj.com/articles/banning-tablets-is-best-for-children-1477245370

Excerpt:  “One of the more troubling things I see as a pediatrician is a child getting an immunization and being handed an iPad or an iPhone to try to comfort them afterward,” says Dr. Christakis. “It often works, but think about what’s being displaced there—what they need is a hug, not an iPhone.”

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