How Much Video Gaming Is Too Much for Kids?

How Much Video Gaming Is Too Much for Kids?
TUESDAY, Sept. 27, 2016 (HealthDay News) — Playing video games might improve a child’s motor skills, reaction time and even academic performance, but new research shows that too much gaming can be linked to social and behavioral problems. Spanish …
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Detox For Video Game Addiction?
At an addiction treatment center in Amsterdam, in the Netherlands, teenagers and young adults begin detox by admitting they are powerless over their addiction. But these addicts aren’t hooked on drugs or alcohol. They are going cold turkey to break their …
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GAMR: A Video Game ETF For All-Pro Investors
You don’t need to ever hold a controller, flip on a console or have your Kinect creepily follow you across the room to appreciate video gaming. All you have to do is love money. Video gaming is a rapid-growth tech industry that’s seeing its fortunes simply …
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Boating Safety with Kids {Free Printable Boating Scavenger Hunt}

Boating Safety with Kids {Free Printable Boating Scavenger Hunt}
As summer draws near our kids begin to look forward to our time at the lake with excitement and eager anticipation. Every summer we spend two weeks at the lake where my husband spent his childhood summers. It’s a fun and exciting time for all. The kids …
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State of the Recreational Boating Industry
NMMA president Thom Dammrich provided insight on boating-related and general economic indicators impacting the industry. He also shared information for the show’s new venue, Miami Marine Stadium Park and Basin, for the 2016. Click here to download …
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Friend expressed worries about boating with Marlins star Fernandez
Miami Marlins pitcher Jose Fernandez was a patron at a Miami River bar and restaurant the same night he and two friends were killed in a boat crash, a spokeswoman for the establishment confirmed Tuesday. A friend of one of the victims said he warned him …
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How much video game time should kids get?

How much video game time should kids get?
Kids who play video games much more than an hour a day may experience behavior problems, a Spanish study suggests. Children who limit gaming time to an hour or two a week, however, may experience cognitive benefits such as faster responses to visual cues.
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Reggie Miller blames millennials for lack of defense in All-Star Game
But, he says, part of the reason they aren’t is due to the fact the NBA is made up of a newer generation of players, or the “video game generation.” “That’s what we saw last night was a video game,” Miller said. “It’s all scoring and there’s no defense.
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10 most controversial violent video games
“I think of it as a teenage shooter game that tries to get attention by being gross, obscene and sexually charged,” CNN.com video-game contributor Larry Frum wrote when it was released. “It is funny at first, but after a while, it becomes tired.”
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Kids Can Ski and Ride for Free in Colorado Ski Country

Kids Can Ski and Ride for Free in Colorado Ski Country
As part of Colorado Ski Country USA (CSCUSA) resorts commitment to providing an enjoyable and affordable ski vacation for families, many resorts offer free skiing for kids. By waiving a lift ticket fee for kids under a certain age or offering free lift …
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Can a ski resort have too much snow?
For ski resorts in Colorado and the Sierra Nevada, it’s a good problem to have: too much snow. Recent storms that walloped mountains across the West dropped up to 10 feet of snow, creating thrilling powdery runs. But once avalanche danger emerged on roads …
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Michigan ski areas offer learn to ski program in January
Michigan ski areas are offering an all-inclusive package to learn to ski or snowboard, Discover Michigan Skiing, in January. The Michigan Snowsports Industries Association announced that 26 ski facilities are participating in the annual program.
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Holiday fashion trends for kids: Velvet, metallic, suede, more

trendHoliday fashion trends for kids: Velvet, metallic, suede, more
Kids may complain about having to dress up for holiday family gatherings, but Style Me Pretty’s Abby Larson joins TODAY with trendy outfits they’ll be sure to love! Some of the styles include velvet, metallic and suede. More on this story here.
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Asserting a Muslim Fashion Identity
Last week, quietly and without much fanfare, the 22nd global Vogue went live. Framed in striking black and gold, the glossy digital pages look, in many ways, much like any other international issue of the world’s most powerful fashion magazine.
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Fashion Mall offers free valet parking for certain luxury cars, because of course
If you’ve ever tried to shop at the Fashion Mall at Keystone during the holiday season, you know it can be a bit of a pain, at least by Indianapolis parking standards. But one company has heard the cry of people shopping for giant beanbag chairs and said …
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Explaining Grownup Music to Kids: Motown & the Rise of ’60s Soul

musicExplaining Grownup Music to Kids: Motown & the Rise of ’60s Soul
One of the groups to truly launch Motown into the stratosphere, The Marvelettes flirted openly with pop, soul and doo-wop during their ten-year run. They sang bouncy, piano-fronted tunes that could have easily fit with our early conversation about ’50s …
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Maddy & the Groove Spots plays motownsoul
Maddy & the Groove Spots plays motown-soul at Silver Dollar Showroom-Wort Hotel Contact Silver Dollar Bar by phone at 307-732-3939 for more information. Contact Info. cost. Free. details. Contributed 21 And Older. Website: …
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Jaki Graham will bring the Wonder of Motown to Soul Legends revue at Grand
Now Jaki takes her place in Soul Legends, a Stateside spectacular from the producers of The Magic Of Motown, that boasts soul smashes by Aretha Franklin, James Brown, Tina Turner, Wilson Pickett, Sam And Dave, Michael Jackson, Barry White and …
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