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Study Shows: TV Can Lower Self-Esteem in Kids Except White Boys


Watching TV can decrease self-esteem in black boys, black girls and white girls but increase self-esteem in white boys, a new study says.

“We can’t deny the fact that media has an influence when they’re spending most of their time — when they’re not in school — with the television,” said Nicole Martins, an assistant professor of telecommunications in the IU College of Arts and Sciences, and Kristen Harrison.

Read more –  Healthy Living : Medical Daily.


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