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The Pokémon GO Craze: Keeping Kids Safe and Sane

From our friends at Activity Rocket




Pokémon GO has some parents excited that their kids are actually getting active while using their smartphones while others are concerned for their safety. Adults and kids alike are hunting down characters from this imaginary arena right here in the real world and it’s causing problems for some of those players.



The most obvious threat comes from people not paying attention to their immediate surroundings and becoming injured in their excitement to find and trap Pikachu or another character from this wildly popular game. But there are some other hidden threats present during game time and also some tips and tricks to avoid these problems.