When Should Kids Have Smartphones?

Posted by Jakeen Johnson, M.D. on Mar 31, 2018 8:52:00 AM

With the advancement of smartphones, the questions parents have about maturity, safety, and the necessity of technology for their kids are becoming trickier to answer. Many parents want to know what age might be appropriate for their child to start using a smartphone, because many children today have one as early as first grade. While I can't tell you the exact age at which your child should start using this technology, I can help give you some guidelines to factor into your decision.

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