Spongebob can affect young brains
According to a new study, exposure to frantic cartoons like Spongebob Squarepants can erode a child's ability to concentrate, even if that exposure is less than 10 minutes.
The study showed than four-year-olds who watched just a few minutes of the fast-paced cartoons displayed temporary attention and learning problems.
Mike Boyes is a child psychologist at the University of Calgary.
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