Read articles developed by the Council on Communications and Media for pediatricians to help inform families and caregivers on the impact that the media can have on children.

AAP News: Mastering the Media Columns
The Mastering the Media column in AAP News offers tips to pediatricians about the impact that media has on children, and also how to communicate via traditional and social media channels. It’s written by members of the Council on Communications and Media.

This is a selection of some of the most important Mastering the Media columns on media and its impact on children:


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