Its Not So Smart To Expose Kids To Smartphones Too Early

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It's Not So 'Smart' to Expose Kids to Smartphones Too Early
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It's Not So 'Smart' to Expose Kids to Smartphones Too Early

Smartphones have become an indispensable part of modern life, even when it comes to raising a child, but experts warn against children's first exposure to the device at too young an age.

Ahn Dong-hyun, a professor at Hanyang University College of Medicine in Seoul, said, "In academia, it is recommended that children should not be exposed to video devices including smartphones before they reach 36 months. Unilateral stimulation of visual and auditory senses at this age can be harmful".

Until they reach the age of three, babies' brain neural circuits form rapidly, and they need to receive well balanced stimulation of all five senses. However, smartphones only stimulate the visual and auditory senses.

CNBLUE Yonghwa threatens to expose sasaeng fan for stalking him
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CNBLUE Yonghwa threatens to expose sasaeng fan for stalking him

CNBLUEs Yonghwa threatened to upload security footage if his sasaeng fans dont stop going to his house and sending rude messages to his family.

CNBLUE recently held a fan signing event in Incheon for their new album 7°CN, in which the leader Yonghwa gave a strong warning to any sasaeng, or obsessive, fans who may have been present at the event.

Just before the event came to an end, the members all stood up to say their closing statements and say goodbye to their fans. However, Yonghwa decided to address the issues he was facing with his sasaeng fans overbearing behavior.

Elementary school kids don’t recognize Jaejoong, ask if he’s an online streamer
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Elementary school kids don’t recognize Jaejoong, ask if he’s an online streamer

JYJ’s Kim Jaejoong felt humiliated after a group of elementary school kids in his own hometown failed to recognize who he was. 

Jaejoong recently visited his hometown in Chungcheong and broadcast his trip live online. The visit was part of his appointment as the honorary ambassador of the Gongju and Baekje Culture Festival.

Jaejoong also included his alma mater in his visit and met a group of elementary school kids along the way. He approached the students and greeted them enthusiastically: “Hello. Who do you think I am? I’m your senior,” he asked. 

Minzy Revealed Her Experience In 2NE1 & Shared Why Somi Reminded Her Of Her Early Debut
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Minzy Revealed Her Experience In 2NE1 & Shared Why Somi Reminded Her Of Her Early Debut

Minzy has left YG Entertainment and 2NE1 and had her solo album. Being together with Jeon Somi in "Sister's Slam Dunk," recently she talked about her debut days and how Joen Somi reminded her of her young days.

During an interview with "International bnt," Minzy shared her experience in 2NE1. She said that Jeon Somi reminded her with her debut days because Minzy debuted at such a young age. Also, she was really proud of Somi because she did well, AllKpopreported.

Minzy also added that she was having a hard time when 2NE1 was on hiatus since she wanted to go on stage so much. Thus, she decided to learn dance in LA. She also said that debuting at such a young age was hard since she didn't know how to socialize well. Even though she had a hard time, thankfully she could handle it really well.

Go on the set of 'Smart' school uniform's spring/summer collection photoshoot with BTS & G-Friend!
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Go on the set of 'Smart' school uniform's spring/summer collection photoshoot with BTS & G-Friend!

Go on the set and behind the scenes with BTS and G-Friend for their 'Smart' school uniform brand photoshoot!

SEE ALSO: BTS is the first K-Pop group ever to be nominated at 'Billboard Music Awards'!

Currently active as the uniform brand's models for 2017, both groups posed in 'Smart's 2017 spring/summer collection, including indoor and outdoor wear. They were able to take on a different concept for each day of the week, talking about the fun atmosphere on the set in their interviews.