Help! My child is a screen addict

Parents fear their children could become screen addicts, or worse, fall prey to online predators.
Parents fear their children could become screen addicts, or worse, fall prey to online predators.PHOTO: ISTOCKPHOTO

SINGAPORE - Children are increasingly hooked to their phones and the online world - and parents are worried.

The rise in social media usage, in particular, has become one of the biggest headaches of parents, who fear their children could become screen addicts, or worse, fall prey to online predators.

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