ADDICTION: From Ant McPartlin to Social Media – join the discussion on Eamonn Holmes talkRADIO Show at 6.30pm
Posted by: Sue Atkins
Tonight on our Parenting Round Up we discuss:
Grammy award winning artist will.i.am is blaming ‘pill pushing’ parents of children with ADHD for “destroying potential”.
The Voice judge and pop star suffered from the disorder as a child, and he told Event magazine he’s relieved his mother never made him take Ritalin – the drug commonly prescribed in the US for Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder.
Young girls who use social media are more likely to be depressed than boys: – do you think that addiction to social media is probably inevitable, but what age should kids be getting on theses sites?
Parents who defend their children online and model bullying behaviour – is there hypocrisy in trying to prohibit your kids use of social media? This is quite a shocking story……
61% of parents use social media to keep tabs on their kids: – its so easy to know what your kids are up to, but is it healthy for your relationship to keep track of them?