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VIDEO GAMES: How to Reduce the Time a Kid Spends Playing

VIDEO GAMES Challenge: Living in a digital world surrounded by iPads, android smart phones, wi fi etc…it becomes a challenge on how to reduce the time a kid spends playing video games.Parents complain about wanting to do activities with their kids but surrender when children prefer to play computer games. Here is a list of ideas which can help you cover this gap:Provide Better Alternatives- Suggest activities involving the entire family such as board games, the swimming, picnics, walks etc… Check on what kind of games the kids are playing – Encourage them to educational and strategy building games such as Game of Thrones, math games, dress up games, car games and cooking games.  Restrict Read the Full Blog Post...
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Violent Video Games Increase Aggression in Kids

 Craig Anderson, who has spent his life studying the affects of violent video game play on youth behavior is confident through his study published in Psychological Bulletin, an American Psychological Association journal that kids who are exposed to violent video games reveal increased aggressive thoughts and behavior resulting in antisocial traits.A study led by Craig Anderson, Professor of Psychology at Iowa State University establishes: "analyzing 130 research reports on more than 130,000 subjects worldwide, proves conclusively that exposure to violent video games makes more aggressive, less caring kids -- regardless of their age, sex or culture.The research used meta-analytical Read the Full Blog Post...