Study: iPad As Good As Sedative At Calming Kids
Parents are always looking for something to calm their kids down, and it turns out an iPad may just be what the doctor ordered.
A French study found that iPads can reduce anxiety levels of children prior to surgery just as effective as a sedative.
More than 100 children between the ages of four and ten were studied, and the findings were presented at the World Congress of Anesthesiologists.
54 of the children were given a sedative, while 58 of them played age appropriate games on the iPad for 20 minutes before anesthesia. – READ MORE