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Doctors to parents: Watch your kid's smartphone usage

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BURLINGTON, Vt. -

Doctors are urging parents to watch their kid's cell phone usage, espeically in the bedroom.  Officials at the new American Academy of Pediatrics say unrestricted media use can be linked with violence, cyberbullying, obesity and lack of sleep.

Dr. David Rettew is the Director of Pediatric Psychiatry at Fletcher Allen Health Care.

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