In Betty Friedan claimed that "television has represented the American Woman as a "stupid, unattractive, insecure little household drudge who spends her martyred mindless, boring days dreaming of love—and plotting nasty revenge against her husband.
Parental involvement in determining desirable programming is the best choice.
Parents should explain why some programs are not suitable and praise children for making good and appropriate choices. Source Violent Videogames Reduce Brain Response to Violence; Increase Aggressive Behavior Scientists have known for years that playing violent video games causes players to become more aggressive.
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A Rutgers—Camden psychologist has found that teens fond of these kinds of programs are more likely to join the millions who go under the knife each year.