What’s the scary part? The average child in the U.S. currently spends half as much time outside as compared to only 20 years ago. “Only 6% of children will play outside on their own in a typical week. Conversely, kids are now spending almost 8 hours per day watching television, playing video games, or using a computer, tablet, or phone for recreational purposes.”
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