video games

9 in 10 lose sleep to binges

Television, video games and endless other distractions are stealing away our slumber.

Get your (exer)game on

Make screen time pay off with this multi-pronged approach to physical activity.

The Tetris test

Researchers study how playing video games can lead to brain evolution.

Online video games may boost academics

But teens who use social media daily posted lower test scores.

Limit kids’ exposure to media violence

Parents need to tighten the reins, while the media needs to stop glorifying aggression, pediatricians say.

Choose Pikachu, but don’t let the game choose you

Go ahead, get addicted to Pokémon Go. I admit it, I am.

Gamers lose out on sleep

Willingness to delay bedtime may point to addiction.

Can 3-D video games boost memory?

A study raises intriguing questions, but don't expect a cure for dementia from your Xbox, cautions a neuropsychologist.