Well, this is a new one in the ongoing war between video games turn you into psychopaths versus video games will make you genius ... video games keep the brain fresh and youthful:
Actually, this isn't as crazy to me as some other assertions I've heard. A professor in my old psych department did a lot of research about Alzheimer's versus stress and distractions. Still, I don't know how to take this litany of short term studies which constantly try and paint video game as either beneficial or harmful. And I have played lots and lots of games ... but my memory is horrible.
But maybe I just haven't played enough...
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