High Amounts of Screen Time Begin as Early as Infancy, NIH Study Suggests

Children of first-time mothers, those in home-based childcare log most screen time.

Children’s average daily time spent watching television or using a computer or mobile device increased from 53 minutes at age 12 months to more than 150 minutes at 3 years, according to an analysis by researchers at the National Institutes of Health, the University at Albany and the New York University Langone Medical Center.… Read full story

Governor DeWine Visits Schools, Highlights Investment For K-12 Prevention Education

(COLUMBUS, Ohio)— Amid an ongoing national drug epidemic and a spike in suicide deaths among young people, Ohio Governor Mike DeWine today visited with students and school staff in Franklin, Hamilton, and Lawrence counties to highlight a significant state investment in prevention education services for students in grades K-12.… Read full story

BBB Tip: Small Business Saturday

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After the big Black Friday sales, check out the small, local and independent businesses participating in Small Business Saturday (SBS), a day to celebrate small businesses and all they do for their communities.

Small Business Saturday – the day after Black Friday – is a perfect time to stop in and support your local independent business retailers.… Read full story