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Parenting tips from the World Health Organization
The World Health Organization issued new guidelines on Wednesday urging parents to limit the time children under five spend watching video screens or sitting in chairs and to encourage them to be more active and get better quality sleep.
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September 28, 2018
The World Health Organization issued new guidelines on Wednesday urging parents to limit the time children...
Shanghai, China
A father crosses a road with his twin daughters in Shanghai
The World Health Organization issued new guidelines on Wednesday urging parents to limit the time children under five spend watching video screens or sitting in chairs and to encourage them to be more active and get better quality sleep.

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NEW YORK-DIAPER DERBY/
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June 29, 2018
The WHO said children less than one year old should be active in floor-based play, the more the better,...
New York, UNITED STATES
A baby's foot is seen next to his mother before competing in the 2018 "Diaper Derby" crawling race, a...
The WHO said children less than one year old should be active in floor-based play, the more the better, including at least 30 minutes a day in a prone position for those infants who aren't yet mobile.

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SPRING-CHERRYBLOSSOMS/WASHINGTON
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April 03, 2018
Infants should not be restrained for more than one hour at a time in a stroller, high chair or baby carrier,...
Washington, UNITED STATES
A man pushes a child in a stroller under blooming cherry trees in Washington
Infants should not be restrained for more than one hour at a time in a stroller, high chair or baby carrier, according to the WHO.

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April 04, 2017
Infants three months old or younger should have 14-17 hours of good sleep daily, including naps, and...
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A migrant baby girl is seen sleeping aboard a rescue vessel
Infants three months old or younger should have 14-17 hours of good sleep daily, including naps, and babies from four to 11 months old need 12-16 hours, the WHO said.

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INDIA-HEALTH/STERILISATION
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November 15, 2014
Children between the ages of one and two should spend at least 180 minutes a day doing various types...
BILASPUR, India
Children of the women who underwent sterilisation surgery at a government mass sterilisation camp, play...
Children between the ages of one and two should spend at least 180 minutes a day doing various types of physical activity.

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May 17, 2016
Toddlers aged one to two should not be restrained for more than an hour at a time, according to the WHO.

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Pyongyang, North Korea
A woman claps hands next to a baby in a stroller while waiting for the train inside a subway station...
Toddlers aged one to two should not be restrained for more than an hour at a time, according to the WHO.

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KOREA/
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September 17, 2013
The WHO recommends that babies between one and two years old get 11-14 hours of sleep per day, including...
Seoul, South Korea
A mother carrying her baby boards a train to visit her hometown ahead of the Chuseok holiday at a railway...
The WHO recommends that babies between one and two years old get 11-14 hours of sleep per day, including naps.

REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji
MIDEAST-CRISIS/SYRIA-SANCTIONS
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March 16, 2017
Screen time is not suggested for babies less than a year old and should be limited to no more than an...
Damascus, Syria
The Wider Image: Syria sanctions indirectly hit child cancer treatment
Screen time is not suggested for babies less than a year old and should be limited to no more than an hour a day for two-year-old tots.

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EUROPE-MIGRANTS/GREECE-IDOMENI
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May 24, 2016
The new WHO guidelines say three- and four-year-old children should have 60 minutes of moderate to vigorous...
EVZONI, Greece
A man plays with a child at a makeshift camp at the Greek-Macedonian border near the village of Evzoni...
The new WHO guidelines say three- and four-year-old children should have 60 minutes of moderate to vigorous activity a day and a total of 180 minutes of all types of activity.

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VENEZUELA-CRISIS/BRAZIL-INDIANS
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November 23, 2017
Kids aged three to four should get 10-13 hours of quality sleep each day and have regular naps and wake-up...
PACARAIMA, Brazil
An indigenous Warao child from the Orinoco Delta in eastern Venezuela, sleeps on a hammock at a shelter...
Kids aged three to four should get 10-13 hours of quality sleep each day and have regular naps and wake-up times and not be restrained for more than an hour at a time.

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January 07, 2019
The WHO also suggests three- to four-year-olds' screen time be limited to not more than an hour a day.

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Seoul, South Korea
Children try out Samsung Electronics' Galaxy S9 at its store in Seoul
The WHO also suggests three- to four-year-olds' screen time be limited to not more than an hour a day.

REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji
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