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TV tied to unhealthy teen habits

April 7, 2008 12:00:00 AM PDT
A new study shows an unhealthy link between teeangers and television.Researchers at the University of Minnesota concluded that teens with TV's in their bedrooms are more likely to be overweight and receive lower grades in school.

It showed they spent far less time exercising and too much time eating junk food while watching their favorite programs.

Parents are now being urged to remove TV sets from children's bedrooms.

 

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