Call of MRI: Action Video Games And The Brain

No sooner had I published my last post, on the much-discussed “women’s brains are more active than men’s” study, than another neuroscience paper triggered a fresh media storm. This time, the subject was videogames, and the headlines were alarming:

Playing shooter video games damages the brain, study suggests
Violent shooter video games really DO rot your brain
Playing these video games could lead to brain disease

Here’s the paper, published in Molecular Psychiatry by University of M

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