The average gamer is 35, overweight, and more likely to be depressed, says a new study conducted by researchers at the Center for Disease Control and Prevention.
The study, which was carried out in the Seattle-Tacoma area, found that gamers reported "lower extraversion, consistent with research on adolescents that linked video-game playing to a sedentary lifestyle and overweight status, and to mental-health concerns."
Friday, August 21, 2009
Video Games Linked to Depression
I love playing video games, even though I no longer have the time. I still enjoy from time to time picking up the controller and killing a few zombies. But take warning, killing too many Zombies might just be unhealthy.
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