Articles for Tag: "video games"

Is Pokémon Go good for your health? 
Is Pokémon Go good for your health?
The incredibly popular mobile app is getting people of all ages moving and even has some surprising mental health benefits.
Video games encourage kids to get moving 
Video games encourage kids to get moving
Children lost an average of four pounds while participating in active video games. Learn more.
How video games can be good for your brain 
How video games can be good for your brain
While they improve cognitive functioning, researchers caution that there’s a downside to gaming.
Long hours of video gaming hurts kids’ behavior 
Long hours of video gaming hurts kids’ behavior
Those who spend three hours or more gaming are more likely to have behavior problems.
So now video games can be good for kids? 
So now video games can be good for kids?
According to a study released this week, video games may just be good for kids, though only in small doses.
Is screen time affecting boys’ bones? 
Is screen time affecting boys’ bones?
Teenage males who spend large amounts of time in front of a screen may have poor bone health, says new research.
How video games might actually help kids lose weight 
How video games might actually help kids lose weight
Can kids slim down by playing video games? Some experts think so.