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The impact of video gaming on children - what healthcare professionals need to know
 

The impact of video gaming on children - what healthcare professionals need to know

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Glued in front of a computer, the television screen or tablet, a child or even an adult can spend hours upon hours immersed in a world of fantasy – knights saving princesses from dragons or in go-kart races sped up by mushrooms. There is far more than meets the eye when it comes to video gaming though, and all healthcare professionals need to be aware of the potential impacts.
 
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8 Sep 2016 - General
 
Yes definitely Lianne Marie Victoria Laruan limits have to be observed. But if and when I have my own children, I will really let them play outside. I grew up playing on the street running, ...
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Yes definitely Lianne Marie Victoria Laruan limits have to be observed. But if and when I have my own children, I will really let them play outside. I grew up playing on the street running, ...
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Yes definitely Lianne Marie Victoria Laruan limits have to be observed. But if and when I have my own children, I will really let them play outside. I grew up playing on the street running, ...
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Yes definitely Lianne Marie Victoria Laruan limits have to be observed. But if and when I have my own children, I will really let them play outside. I grew up playing on the street running, ...
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I definitely agree with Jennifer Winter and Priscilla Mae Gobuyan! I'd say that the old-fashioned "Go out and play"...
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This is a very case-to-case basis kind of thing. I know of many hardcore gamers and I know several types of gamers and the quality of their lives depend on a lot of things. I am not a hardcore gamer but I used to play Red Alert, WarCraft and Clash o...
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Thats true Priscilla Mae. Kids nowadays can't be seen in the field playing together or chasing each other. As what i have observed to my nieces they are hooked in playing in their ipad or tablet or whatever games they have in their gadgets. I fel...
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Nowadays, we can no longer see kids along the streets playing the old time games we had when we were younger. Most of them are found in the computer shops, some of which has their own tablets and laptops at home. Good thing we were not included in th...
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Call me old fashioned but I want kids to go outside and play. When I have kids I will definitely limit video game and television time. The development of a child will be far better if they have more social interaction and actually also the opportunit...
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For the first article, i dont think that poor relationships should be attributable to playing video games. Its not the act of playing video games, its the amount of time lost. So any thing that takes most of your time --- may it belaying video games,...
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I remember our Pedia Professor saying that children below two years old should have zero screen time. I guess video game’s impact depends on when the child was exposed to it, and how much time he or she is allowed to play, what kind of games he or sh...
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I think other factors should also be considered in similar studies, such as the type of video games the children are exposed to. As the first part of the article mentioned, some results showed that video games players had the tendency toward poor rel...
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