Articles for Tag: "video games"

The surprising benefits of getting outdoors 
The surprising benefits of getting outdoors
The great outdoors may benefit more than just your physical health.
Looking for a new way to cope with stress? Try video games. 
Looking for a new way to cope with stress? Try video games.
The COVID-19 pandemic has brought added stress and anxiety to many of us, but video games can be a helpful way to cope.
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.
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.