Here is a list of recently published studies on children, media, and health exploring  a range of  topics:

  • Exploration of why and how teens engage and consume online mobile gaming.
  • Exploration the association between smoking in the movies with adolescent smoking in middle-income countries (Mexico.).
  • Discussion of the use of  methylphenidate treatment to reduce Internet use in youth with  ADHD and Internet video game addictions.
  • Examination of online and in-school bullying among Internet-using adolescents.

Han, D.H et al. (2008). The effect of methylphenidate on Internet video game play in children with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder. Comprehensive Psychiatry, Available online 15 October 2008.

Juvonen, J. & Gross, E.F. (2008). Extending the school grounds?—Bullying experiences in cyberspace. Journal of School Health, 78 (9), 496-505.

Manios, Y et al. (2008).  Television viewing and food habits in toddlers and preschoolers in Greece: the GENESIS study. Eur J Pediatr. Available online Oct 3.

Okazaki, S. (2008). Exploring experiential value in online mobile gaming adoption. CyberPsychology & Behavior, 11(5) :619-622. 

Thrasher, J. et al.
(2008). Exposure to smoking imagery in popular films and adolescent smoking in Mexico. American Journal of Preventive Medicine, 35 (2): 95-102.

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