Local 5 Special Investigation: Video Games

By Amanda Krenz | akrenz@weareiowa.com

Published 10/22 2016 12:12PM

Updated 10/22 2016 12:12PM

Listen up moms and dads, grandmas and grandpas. It’s time to get real when it comes to your kids… and VIDEO GAMES. And screen time in general – TVs, tablets, phones.

Local 5's Amanda Krenz is a parent, and has concerns too. She's wondering: How much is too much? What’s safe? Are video games melting my kids’ brains? And here’s a scary thought – are my kids addicted to video games?

Local 5 has talked to the foremost researchers in the world on this topic. Make sure you tune in on Thursday, October 27th where we’ll answer all of your questions and concerns. In the meantime, send us your questions.

You can email us at news@weareiowa.com or drop us a line on Facebook. We’re here to help!

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