Highlights

  • The study was published in the journal Neuroimage
  • The research project involved 47 college-age participants
  • People who play video games are faster and more accurate with their responses

Latest news

Friends and authors rally for Salman Rushdie, hold special reading

Friends and authors rally for Salman Rushdie, hold special reading

Varun Dhawan and Natasha Dalal’s love-filled pictures

Varun Dhawan and Natasha Dalal’s love-filled pictures

USA's top-secret nuclear weapon papers taken illegally from White House; enemy leak risk? Trump raid row

USA's top-secret nuclear weapon papers taken illegally from White House; enemy leak risk? Trump raid row

Delhi Excise Policy: how article on Sisodia was printed by both New York Times & Khaleej Times

Delhi Excise Policy: how article on Sisodia was printed by both New York Times & Khaleej Times

Republican Liz Cheney loses to Trump-backed candidate in Wyoming primary: What does it mean for GOP?

Republican Liz Cheney loses to Trump-backed candidate in Wyoming primary: What does it mean for GOP?

Are you glued to video games? Study claims it might help you

Research suggests video game players have enhanced brain activity and superior decision-making skills. 

Do you love playing video games? Well, we've some good news for you. According to a new research, video games improve decision-making skills and even have a positive effect on the region of the brain that takes care of this function.

Published in the journal Neuroimage, the research project involved 47 participants, with 28 categorised as regular video game players and 19 as non-players. During the study, the brain activity of participants was monitored while they played a simple test game.

As per the findings, people who play video games are quick and more accurate with their responses. Researchers also noted that video games could be a useful tool for training in perceptual decision-making.

Also watch: Dementia: The power of diet in protecting the ageing brain

Up Next

Are you glued to video games? Study claims it might help you

Are you glued to video games? Study claims it might help you

Say bye to great resignation; shake hands with quiet quitting!

Say bye to great resignation; shake hands with quiet quitting!

Was Dolo prescribed because of freebies given to doctors?

Was Dolo prescribed because of freebies given to doctors?

Late 40s is the new sexy: Here's how Malaika Arora maintains it through Yoga

Late 40s is the new sexy: Here's how Malaika Arora maintains it through Yoga

Psychotherapist explains why you feel like deactivating Instagram?

Psychotherapist explains why you feel like deactivating Instagram?

Youth now using flavoured condoms to get high? Know the health risks

Youth now using flavoured condoms to get high? Know the health risks

More videos

Is napping bad for you? This new study has some insights to share

Is napping bad for you? This new study has some insights to share

How to get rid of migraine? Meghan Markle shares her go to treatment

How to get rid of migraine? Meghan Markle shares her go to treatment

21-minute walking goal: new research on heart health shed more light

21-minute walking goal: new research on heart health shed more light

Cheers, caffeine lovers! A few cups of coffee a day might keep death at bay

Cheers, caffeine lovers! A few cups of coffee a day might keep death at bay

New study proves exercise can’t compensate for a poor diet

New study proves exercise can’t compensate for a poor diet

Don't get too attached to your favourite pillow!

Don't get too attached to your favourite pillow!

Could mindful meditation reduce your physical pain? Find out!

Could mindful meditation reduce your physical pain? Find out!

Good news! India to launch cervical cancer vaccine by year-end

Good news! India to launch cervical cancer vaccine by year-end

Here's why you need to start your day with oil pulling!

Here's why you need to start your day with oil pulling!

Here's another reason to make green tea part of your daily routine

Here's another reason to make green tea part of your daily routine

Editorji Technologies Pvt. Ltd. © 2022 All Rights Reserved.