Playing violent video games changes brain activity after 10 hours

Playing violent video games changes brain activity after 10 hours

(Credit: Indiana University School of Medicine)
Randomly assigned young men exhibited less activity in certain frontal brain regions involving cognitive function and emotional control after playing a violent video game for 10 hours in one week...Researchers at the Indiana University School of Medicine have been studying the effects of media violence for more than a decade. Now, for the first time, they are showing that violent video games directly alter brain activity--not after years of play, but after one week.

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