"Screen time" refers to the amount of time a person spends staring at the digital displays of computers, tablets (iPads, for example) and smartphones.
According to The Vision Council, 72 percent of American parents report their children routinely engage in more than two hours of screen time per day. And it's very likely most kids actually spend significantly more time staring at screens than their parents think they do.
Why might too much screen time be a problem for kids? Read and watch the following about screen time and access to apps and content for your child. You make the decision as their parent, especially if you pay the bill for their iPhone.