Video games may promote healthy aging

April 25, 2012 9:12:53 AM PDT
Tell the kids to take a break and give their grandparents a turn at their video games.

A new study finds playing video games may promote healthier aging.

The games provide cognitive stimulation and a source of social interaction, exercise and fun. The games may help them lead independent lives for longer.

Two articles on the subject are published in the Games for Health journal.