Sylvia McCrory,Lead Parenting Researcher at Christian Parenting Today, discusses how video designers create games to keep children playing, leading to concerns about gaming addiction. Parents should be aware of the available research on gaming design and make parenting decisions accordingly.
Perhaps one of the most deceptive products to come onto the market in recent years is vaping and the devices used to vape. Vaping has become a dangerous habit of young people. Some of the devices used for vaping are now manufactured to appear to be typical school and office supplies.
There are many more temptations for drug use of children, than ever before. With the popularity of YouTube and TikTok, children can view more ways to get high than ever. They can learn how to make their own drugs, using products found around the house. The reason I mention this is because I think we as parents, and as a society need to understand what children are up against.