Children are sensitive. Children are unknown to what the social life is. Children do not know the outside environment. Television is a dramatic interpretation of the social world. Television shows include conspiracies, murders, hatred, comedy, romance and other elements that children are probably not aware of. Is watching television not good for children?
Effect on Eyesight
Watching television has accounted for many of the children with poor eyesight. It is not only the deficiency of nutritious foods but the television too that has resulted into weak eyesight of children. Parents do not care about the posture that their children watch television
Waste of time
Some argue watching television is a waste of time. Those who watch television do not read books. Watching television is easier than reading books. Most of the channels that are watched have least learning for children and some material on television is not for their age.
Loss of sensitivity
Watching television, watching movies or watching shows introduces the children
Watching television for continuous period of time is irritating. It is not always good for ears to hear the voices neither it is good for eyes to continuously watch television. Mind requires peace. The impact is on the mind and the behaviour. Children who watch television more get irritated soon.
Watching television is not only for entertainment these days but also for knowledge and current affairs. While the twenty four hours news channels keep us updated about the current affairs, channels like discovery, national geographic and history keep us updated on what’s around us and what has happened in the past. It is the viewer’s or parents' choice to make their children watch television for benefit or to make loss.