Computer games - health issues
Do violent role-playing games make people violent? Does spending a lot of time at the screen cause people to become overweight and unhealthy? Do games increase skills and knowledge?
These are important issues because many young people - and older people - spend many hours a week playing these games.
There are several ways that use of a computer can affect your health.
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