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Video Games and the Brain: Harmful or Helpful?

This article is Part 1 of our three-part series on video games.

Have you heard all the noise about video games? Pick up a copy of Time or the New York Times, and you’ll hear an uproar over video games making their players violent and aggressive. But pick up a copy of Psychology Today or tune into NPR, and you’ll find enthusiastic support for video games and their ability to improve cognitive skills.

What conclusions can you draw from this debate? Continue reading ‘Video Games and the Brain: Harmful or Helpful?’