Posts Tagged ‘video games’

By On August 8th, 2014

Can Computer Games Help Treat Depression?

What does treatment for depression look like to you? A bottle of pills? Counseling sessions? Computer games? That last one may sound out of place, but according to a recent study published in the journal Nature Communications computer games are able to improve severe depression in elderly patients just as effectively as widely prescribed antidepressants…


By On December 13th, 2013

Are Violent Video Games Improving Your Child’s Mind?

The effect of violent video games on our children has been a hot-button issue for decades, but the focus has been entirely on the supposed negative effects of the games and their depictions of violence. Few worried mothers have considered that these violent games, specifically first-person shooters such as Call of Duty, might actually have…

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