The days of sitting in front of the television with an Atari controller or driving Mario around on his cart are largely over but even the more interactive video games do not do enough to keep this generation of children healthy.
The American Academy of Pediatrics first developed a policy for media in relation to children under the age of 2 back in 1999. Since that time much has changed, including the ways in which media is a integrated into a child's life.
Joseph R. Volpicelli, MD, PhD, is an associate professor in the Department of Psychiatry at the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, and a Senior Scientist at the Penn Center for Studies of Addiction. Tracy Steen, PhD, is Clinical Director at the Charles O'Brien Center for Addiction Treatment, University of Pennysylvania.
David R. Gandara, MD, professor of Medicine, University of California Davis Comprehensive Cancer Center, discusses the initial results of the ongoing MYSTIC trial, which is exploring the combination of durvalumab (Imfinzi) and tremelimumab versus chemotherapy in stage IV lung cancer.