Watching television has become a routine part of most people’s lives. Television can be fun, entertaining, informative and more. In many ways television is a good thing, but it can and does have some negative affects, especially on children. Watching too much television can take up time that can be spent in a more productive and healthy activity like exercising or reading a book. It uses up time that you could spend with your family members and friends. This article talks about some of the negative effects television can have on children. Many children watch television for several hours a day. Some children even stay up late watching television and missing out on their needed sleep. times, they stay up late to watch television. The addiction to television by children deprives them of their time to play, read books and other more useful activities. Television canREAD MORE!